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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.

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


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