Act 1, Scene 1 Iago and Roderigo are discussing the marriage between Othello and Desdemona. Their goal is to destroy their relationship for personal gain. Iago manipulates Roderigo into going to Brabanito, Desdemona father and informing him that his daughter has married a black man.
Tush! Never tell me; I take it much unkindly...As if the strings were thine, shouldst know of this.
'Sblood, but you will not hear me! If ever I did dream Of such a matter, abhor me.
Venice. A street.
I would not follow him then.
What a full fortune does the thick-lips owe If he can carry't thus!
O, sir, content you; I follow him to serve my turn upon him...I am not what I am. Lines 39-64
Call up her father: Rouse him. Make after him, poison his delight... Lines 69-75
What, ho, Brabantio! Signior Brabantio, ho!
Awake! What, ho, Brabantio! Thieves! Thieves! Look to your house, your daughter, and your bags!Thieves! thieves!
What is the reason of this terrible summons? What is the matter here?
...Even now, now, very now, an old black ram is tupping your white ewe... Lines 85-98
...you think we are ruffians, you'll have your daughter covered with a barbary horse Lines 114-122
I am one, sir, that comes to tell you your daughter and the Moor are now making the beast with two backs
Farwell, for I must leave you...Though I do hate him as I do hell pains, Yet for necessity... Lines 140-162