Act 2 Summary
Updated: 5/18/2020
Act 2 Summary

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  • when he once attains the upmost round,He then unto the ladder turns his back
  • If not the face of men, The sufferance of our souls, the time’s abuse— If these be motives weak, break off betimes, And every man hence to his idle bed.
  • Brutus was telling Lucius that When Caesar becomes a king, he will abuse his power and scorning on those who had helped him.
  • Tell me your counsels. I will not disclose 'em. I have made strong proof of my constancy, Giving myself a voluntary wound Here in the thigh. Can I bear that with patience, And not my husband’s secrets?
  • Cassius brought Casca, Cinna, Metellus Cimbe to Brutus' house as to support for their conspiracy, they wear cloaks that buried their eyes and ears.
  • They are discussing about detail of the conspiracy, and building up the resolution.
  • When beggars die there are no comets in the sky. The heavens only announce the deaths of princes.
  • Brutus' wife asking him about his weird action, and recognized that he was hiding a secret, pursuing him for the secret and promising will keep this secret.
  • Some scary scene that frequently occurred during this days that the lioness gave birth in the streets, grave cracked open and thrust out their dead; Portia had dreamed of Caesar's statue was spouting blood like a fountain, and people were happy to use his blood to wash hands.
  • portia pleased him not to going to the senate today since there was all bad omens.