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Unformatted text preview: dropping her handkerchief by stealing it and giving it to Iago. Iago plants the handkerchief on Cassio to anger Othello and destroy his relationship with Desdemona. Act 4 Iago convinces Othello that Cassio has been talking about sleeping with Desdemona. Othello observes Iago talking to Cassio about Bianca, but thinks they are really talking about Desdemona. Othello sees Cassio with Desdemonas handkerchief and decides to kill her. Iago convinces Roderigo to kill Cassio later that night. Desdemona becomes very depressed about Othellos now hostile attitude towards her. Act 5 Othello kills Desdemona as revenge, but Emelia informs him Iago lied. Iago is then captured and questioned, but is silent. Othello is overcome by grief and regret; he then stabs himself and dies, along with other characters, leading up to the conclusion of the play....
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- Spring '08