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- proper n. A male given name, a mostly British spelling variant of Anthony.
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- n. Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
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The world-famed pearl of Cleopatra, which she drank after dissolving it, so as to win her wager with Antony that she would entertain him with a banquet costing a certain immense sum of money, is not even noticed, however, in Shakespeare's _Antony and
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[Enter ANTONY] See! Antony, that revels long o 'nights,
Shakespeare's completed characterization of Antony is in _Antony and
Enobarbus in Antony is likewise cynicalusuallybut his smashing denunciation occupies "a universe elsewhere" from a callow insults of Apemantus.
Mr. GOLDSWORTHY: Oh, yeah, very definitely, yes, always ready for a good party, as far as Antony is concerned.
By this point, Cattrall's Cleopatra has been so finely gauged, so quick to switch between histrionics, coquetry and calculation (when Antony is absent she settles spectacles on her nose, a chair at her desk and busies herself signing papers of state) that we still cannot tell whether she loves him or not.
Great list, I share your interest in Antony and the Johnsons.
Follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Parthian War to Cleopatra's suicide.
Cleopatra finds smashing denunciation to explain Antony's adore once again.
Antony is 42, a black 29old sufficient in a unequivocally aged universe so which in a fool around she is haunted by a spook of age.
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