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Quotation by Shakespeare
Brutus. Now, as you are a Roman, tell me true.
Messala. Then like a Roman bear the truth I tell,
For certain she is dead, and by strange manner.
Brutus. Why, farewell, Portia. We must die, Messala.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Brutus and Messala, in Julius Caesar, act 4, sc. 3, l. 187-90.
Brutus's stoic response to the news of the death of his wife.
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