By which he did ascend so caesar may then lest he may

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By which he did ascend. So Caesar may. Then, lest he may, prevent. And since the quarrel Will bear no color for the thing he is,
Fashion it thus: that what he is, augmented, Would run to these and these extremities. And therefore think him as a serpent’s egg, Which, hatched, would, as his kind, grow mischievous, And kill him in the shell. 1. Brutus is trying to decide whether or not to kill Caesar. 2. Brutus is trying to show that many people are against Caesar. 3. Brutus compare Caesar to a serpent’s egg and how they should kill hi in the shell before he has time to grow. Brutus wants to kill Caesar because he is evil. “It must be by his death.” Brutus says this because he won’t be able to settle himself knowing someone so evil is still lurking in his life. Brutus knows that no-one truthfully like Caesar and that he is evil. “Th’ abuse of greatness.” This quote stands out about Caesar because he abuses his power to stand above others and treat them horribly and he is an evil person. “And therefore think him as a serpent’s egg,Which, hatched, would, as his kind, grow mischievous, And kill him in the shell.” Here Brutus says to think of Caesar as a serpent’s egg and to kill him before he has time to hatch and spread his evil ways. Evidence Inference Commentary Brutus: “No, not an oath. If not the face of men, The sufferance of our souls, the time’s abuse— If these be motives weak, break off betimes, And every man hence to his idle bed.

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