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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,
And by the happy hollow of a tree
To take the basest and most poorest shape
Brought near to beast: my face I'll grime with filth;
That guard, and most unusual vigilance,
Does not attend my taking. Whiles I may 'scape,
Blanket my loins: elf all my hair in knots;
The winds and persecutions of the sky.
That ever penury, in contempt of man,
I heard myself proclaim'd;
And with presented nakedness out-face
I will preserve myself: and am bethought

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