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Enter Lodovico and Gratiano, Pat a distance.
Caf. What, ho! No watch? No passage? Murder, murder!
Lod. Two or three groans. It is a heavy night;
Enter Iago, . in his shirt, with a light and sword.
weapons. Iago. Who's there? Whose noise is this, that cries out
P at a disance, first added by T. " ligbe end sword, farther added by T.
9 So the qu's; the rest, voice for + The qu's, ligbts. ery.
u The qu's and two is fo's, on for r The fo's and R. groan. 'Tis bearry out. nigbt, &c.
w So the qu's; the res, We for I. s in bis shirt added by R; with a x So the qu's; the reft, De for Did.
Gra: This is Othello's Ancient, as I take it.
Cas. Iago ? oh I am spoild, undone by villains !
lago. O Y me, lieutenant ! what villains liave done this?
Caf. I think? that one of them is hereabout; And cannot make away.
lago. Oh treacherous villains ! What are you there? Come in and give some help.
[To Lod. and Gra. Rod. O help me there. Caf. That's one of them. lago. O murderous slave! O villain! [b Iago stabs him. Rod. O damn'd lago! O inhuman dog! 0! O! O! lago. Kill d men i' th' dark? Where be these bloody
thieves! F How filent is this town! ho, murder, murder ! What may you be? are you of good or evil?
Lod. As you shall prove us, praise us. lago. Signior Lodovice ? Lod. He; fir. lago. I cry you mercy! Here 's Caffio, hurt by villains, Gra. Caffio ?
y The ift q. my for me.
c All but the qu's and C. omit 01 2 The qu's, tbe for sbar.
0!0! a The qu's and C. bere for sbere. d The ist g. him for men.
• This direction by R. C. directs © The qu's, obese for sbese. (lago sets down bis lig be; makes towards Here C. directs, [counterfeiting de Rod. in tbe dark, and fabs bim. The 2d search. 4. Thrusts bim in.
lago. How is it, brother?
lago. Marry, heaven forbid ! Light, gentlemen, I'll bind it with
Bian. What is the matter, ho, who is 't that cried?
Bian. Oh my dear Caffio,
lago. O notable strumpet ! Callio, may you suspect Who they should be that, thus have mangled you?
lago. Lend me a garter. So.-Oh for a chair To bear him easily hence.
Bian. Alas, he faints. Oh Caffio, Caffio, Caffio! - Iago. Gentlemen all, I do suspect this trash * To be a party in this ' injury. Patience a while, good Caffio. Come, come, Lend me a light. Know we this face, or no? Alas, my friend, and my dear countryman, Roderigo? no--yes, fure-"O heaven! Roderigo.
? The qu's, O my sweete Casio, Cafe i The i ft q. onits this speech. fio, Callio.
* The qu's, To bear a part in, &c. h So the qu's; the rest, bave thus · 1 The aft q. omiis injury. for this baur.
m The :ft g. omhs Com, come.
Gra. What, of Venice?
lago. Signior Gratiano? I cry P you, gentle pardone
Gra. I am glad to see you.
Iago. 9 He, he, 'tis he. Oh, that's well said. The chair.
Caf. None in the world; nor do I know tlie man.
out oth' air.
Æmil. ? 'Lass, what's the matter? what's the matter,
Æmil. Alas, good gentleman! alas, good Caffio!
lago. This is the fruit of whoring - Pray, Æmilia,
Bian. He supt at my house, but I therefore shake not.
Bian. I am no strumpet, but of life as honest
that thus abuse me.
lago. Kind gentlemen, let's f go see
poor Caffio dreft.
2 So the qu's and C; the reft, Alas, d So the Ift q; the 2d, Fie but once ; (wbat is the matter wwbar is the matter, the rest, Ob fie upon ibee, &c. &c.
e So the iftq; the 2d, now for fougb; 2 T. W. and . read there for bere. the rell, except C. omit fougb. b The fo's and infert quite before | So all before P; he and all after,
except C. omit go. The fo's and R. fruils.