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Soliloquy Challenge

How well do you know this soliloquy? Drag and drop the lines into the correct order then click SUBMIT at the bottom to see if you have remembered it correctly.

Escaped the hunt. No port is free; no place,
Blanket my loins: elf all my hair in knots;
That guard, and most unusual vigilance,
That ever penury, in contempt of man,
To take the basest and most poorest shape
Brought near to beast: my face I'll grime with filth;
The winds and persecutions of the sky.
Does not attend my taking. Whiles I may 'scape,
And by the happy hollow of a tree
I heard myself proclaim'd;
I will preserve myself: and am bethought
And with presented nakedness out-face

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