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tors. Enter a Servant, who brings Ant. word that Oat. is already come to Rome; and that Bru. and, Caf. were seen to ride like madmen through the
Sc. IV. A street. Enter Cin. the poet, and after him the
Plebeians, who enquire his name, place of abode, &c. He tells them his name is Cinna, but that he is not Cinna the conspirator, but Cinna the poet. Nevertheless, as his name is Cinna, they determine to tear him to pieces. Exeunt.
Sc. I. Enter Ant. 08. and Lep. They agree to proscribe
and cut off certain enemies to their cause. Ant. proposes to reduce some legacies in Cafe's will, and sends Lep. to Caf's house for the will. Exit Lep. Anto's Night opinion of Lep. As Bru. and Caf. are levying powers, Ant. is for making immediate pre
parations againft them. Exeunt. Sc. II. In the camp near Sardis; before Bru.'s tent. Enter Bru. Lucil, Tit. Pin. and Soldiers.
Pin. comes to present salutations to Bru. from Caf, who is at hand. March. Enter Cas. He and Bru. begin to altercate; but Bru. objecting to their falling out in the presence of the soldiers, they withdraw to
the inside of the tent. Exeunt. Sc. III. Within the tent. Enter Bru, and Caf. Their al
tercation and reconciliation, Hearing the high words between them, enter a poet, who reprehends them; but is turn'd out, Enter Lucil. and Tit.
who receive orders to fetch Mes. Bru, acquaints Caf. that Portia is dead, by swallowing fire. Enter Luc. with wine and tapers. Bru, in token of re,
, conciliation, drinks to Caf, and is pledged by him. Enter Tit. and Mef. Letters are arrived, which advise that a great number of the fenators are put to death, Cicero being one; and that Qet, and Ant. are coming with a mighty power and great expedition towards Philippi. It is agreed that Brui's arıny meet them there. Exit Luc. to fetch Brui's gown. Exeunt Caf. Tit. and Mes. bidding Bru. Good night. Enter Luc. with the gown. Bru. orders him to call Clau. and some other of his men, to sleep in the tent upon cushions. Enter Par. and Clau. who retire to sleep. Luc. playing on an instrument of music, falls asleep. Bru, reads. Enter the Ghost of Caf. who tells Bru. that he shall see him again at Philippi. Ghost vanishes. Bru. wakes Luc. Var. and Clay, and sends the two last to Caf. to bid him march forwards with his troops. Exeunt.
Sc. I. The plains of Philippi. Enter Oft. Ant, and their
army. To them enter a Messenger with advico that Bru.'s army is approaching. Enter Bru. Caf. and their army, Luc. Tit. Mes, and others attending. Parley between the two parties. Exeunt Ozt. Ant. and their army, as for the engagement. Farewel between Bru. and Caf. at their parting to command their several troops. Exeunt.
Sc. II. The field of battle. Alarums of a battle join'd.
Ēnter Bru. and Mes. Bru. perceiving advantage
for a sudden attack. Exeunt.
and Tit. Caf's troops are worsted, and Ay. Tit.
to try their fortune in a second engagement.
and Lucil. Cato charges the retiring enemy
in one part, Bru. in another : the party charged by Cato rallies, and Cató falls. Lucil. is taken prisoner. Enter Ant. who gives orders that Lucil. be kept
safe; and that search be made for Bry. Sc. V. Another part of the field. Enter Bru. Dar. Cli.
Stra. and Vol. Bru. finding himself conquered, determines to put an end to his life, and for that purpose begs the assistance of Cli. Dar. and Vol. who deny his request. Alarums. A cry within,
Fly, fly, fly." Bru. takes leave of his friends, who exeunt as flying. Bru, bids Stra. hold his fword while he runs on it. Stra. obeys: Bru. dies. Alarums. Retreat. Enter 08. Ant. and their army, Lucil. and Mes. They find the body of Bru. and Stra. acquaints them how he died. Ant. praises Bru. as the worthiest of all the conspirators; who, while the rest conspired against Caf. for envy, had merely an intention for the general good. Oet. orders that his body be treated with all respect and rites of burial, and be, for the night, laid in his (Oh.'s) tent. Exeunt omnes.
Enter Flavius, Marullus, da Carpenter,
a Carpenter, da Cobler, and certain other commoners.
Is this a holy-day? What, know you not,
Carp. Why Sir, a carpenter.
Mar. Where is thy leather apron, and thy rule ?
• Rome first inserted by R.
di These two chara&ero not particu. A firect first added by T. latly mentioned, in the entrance, by C C. dire&ts, Enter a rabble of citizens; the editions before, Flavius and Murellus, driving ibom.