Othello


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Enter Herald, with a proclamation


HERALD

It is Othello's pleasure, our noble and valiant

General, that upon certain tidings now arrived importing

the mere perdition of the Turkish fleet, every man put
mere (adj.) 1 complete, total, absolute, utter See Topics: Frequency count

himself into triumph: some to dance, some to make
triumph (n.) 1 public festivity, pageant, display of celebration, tournament

bonfires, each man to what sport and revels his addiction
addiction (n.) inclination, leaning, bent

leads him. For, besides these beneficial news, it is the
sport (n.) 1 recreation, amusement, entertainment See Topics: Frequency count

celebration of his nuptial. So much was his pleasure

should be proclaimed. All offices are open, and there is
office (n.) 7 (plural) kitchen, buttery, serving-room

full liberty of feasting from this present hour of five

till the bell have told eleven. Heaven bless the isle of
tell (v.) 1 count out, number, itemize

Cyprus and our noble General Othello!

Exit

 
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