Caesar is celebrating his victory over Pompey. Many people are there. A soothsayer comes up to Caesar and says, "Beware of the ides of March." Caesar ignores what he says.
Act IV: Scene iii
Cassius forms a group to kill Caesar called the conspirators. He eventually gets Brutus to join the group. Brutus takes over the group and now seems to be the leader. Brutus says, "And let us swear our resolution."
Act V: Scene v
The conspirators kill Caesar. Caesar was very surprised. He was even more shocked when Brutus stabbed him. Caesar says, "Et tu, Brute?"
Caesar's ghost comes to Brutus. Caesars ghost says, "To tell thee thou shalt see me at Philippi." This shows that Brutus' death is coming soon. Brutus still decides to go to Philippi.
Brutus was defeated by Antony in Philippi. Brutus decides to kill himself. He says, "Farewell, good Strato - Caesar, now be still; I killed not thee with half so good a will."
The theme for this story us that your flaws can cause your death. Caesar's flaw was his arrogance. This led to Caesar not taking his warnings seriously. Caesar said, "How foolish do your fears seem now, Calpurnia! I am ashamed I did yield to them. Give me my robe, for I will go." Caeasar's arrogance led to his death.