CINNA THE POET
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I dreamt to night, that I did feast with Casar,I dreamt tonight that I did feast with Caesar,JC III.iii.1
And things vnluckily charge my Fantasie:And things unluckily charge my fantasy;JC III.iii.2
I haue no will to wander foorth of doores,I have no will to wander forth of doors,JC III.iii.3
Yet something leads me foorth.Yet something leads me forth.JC III.iii.4
What is my name? Whether am I going? WhereWhat is my name? Whither am I going? WhereJC III.iii.13
do I dwell? Am I a married man, or a Batchellour? Then to do I dwell? Am I a married man or a bachelor? Then toJC III.iii.14
answer euery man, directly and breefely, wisely and truly: answer every man directly and briefly, wisely and truly;JC III.iii.15
wisely I say, I am a Batchellor.wisely I say, I am a bachelor.JC III.iii.16
Directly I am going to Casars Funerall.Directly, I am going to Caesar's funeral.JC III.iii.20
As a friend.As a friend.JC III.iii.22
Breefely, I dwell by the Capitoll.Briefly, I dwell by the Capitol.JC III.iii.25
Truly, my name is Cinna.Truly, my name is Cinna.JC III.iii.27
I am Cinna the Poet, I am Cinna the Poet.I am Cinna the poet, I am Cinna the poet.JC III.iii.29
I am not Cinna the Conspirator.I am not Cinna the conspirator.JC III.iii.32
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