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What does Cassius do when he thinks the battle is lost?
he wanted to surprise attack Octavius’ army. as Cassius sees the battle is lost, how does his character change? Cassius gives up and doesn’t continue to fight anymore.
What happens in Act 4 Scene 3 of Julius Caesar?
Two servants, Varrus and Claudio, and Lucius enter Brutus’s tent. Lucius plays a song, and everyone but Brutus is soon asleep. Brutus settles down to read, but the Ghost of Caesar suddenly appears, calling himself “Thy evil spirit, Brutus.” The ghost tells Brutus that they will meet again at Philippi; then he vanishes.
Why does Cassius ask Pindarus to stab him?
Why does Cassius ask Pindarus to kill him? Cassius believes Titinius has been captured and killed. What news does Messala bring when he arrives with Titinius? Cassius’ army has been defeated by Antony and Brutus’ army has defeated Octavius’.
What is the irony of Cassius death?
It is ironic that Cassius is motivated to commit suicide when Brutus’s forces actually defeated Octavius’s army. Cassius was given the wrong information and believed that Brutus’s army was defeated. Therefore, Cassius had no reason to request that Pindarus kill him, which is one reason why his death is ironic.
What are Brutus and Cassius arguments?
Cassius complains about Brutus disciplining one of Cassius’ subordinates, and Brutus in turn accuses Cassius of taking bribes. Brutus argues that they must wage war honorably, or the killing of Caesar was hypocritical. Cassius contends that a practical approach is the only way to win the war.
Who died in Julius Caesar Act 4 Scene 3?
Both men are now on their way to Philippi. Brutus says he’s only heard the names of seventy senators, and that Cicero is one of them. Messala then pipes up that Cicero is dead, and tries to skirt around the issue of Portia’s death with Brutus.
How does this interaction affect the plot Act 4 Scene 3 The Tragedy of Julius Caesar?
Answer: It clarifies the relationship between Brutus and Mark Antony. It informs the audience about events that took place off stage. It provides background information about Brutus’s relationship with Messala.