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 King Richard III

Soliloquy Challenge

How well do you know this soliloquy? Drag the lines into the correct order then click SUBMIT at the bottom to see if you've got it right.

In deadly hate the one against the other
Plots have I laid, inductions dangerous,
To set my brother Clarence and the king
To entertain these fair well-spoken days,
Unless to spy my shadow in the sun
Have no delight to pass away the time,
I am determined to prove a villain
Why, I, in this weak piping time of peace,
And therefore, since I cannot prove a lover,
And hate the idle pleasures of these days.
By drunken prophecies, libels and dreams,
And descant on mine own deformity:


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