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Othello had everything: he was the new general of the Venetian troops; he was newly married to Desdemona the daughter of a senator; he is a strong, confident warrior. This is the part of the play where we start to see Iago manipulating everything, and starts to get into Othello's head. Iago convinces Cassio that he should ask Desdemona to tell Othello to give him back his job. Cassio talks to Desdemona to try to convince Othello to give him his job back. As Othello was approaching them, Cassio runs off. Iago slowly starts messing with Othello's mind and convinces Othello that Desdemona is cheating on him with Cassio. Othello refuses to believe Iago and demands for poof. But, he already believes Iago poof or not because he believes Iago is an honest man. Othello starts to get suspicious about Cassio and Desdemona, and ask her where is the handkerchief he gave her. She didn't wanted to tell Othello that she didn't know where it was, then Othello and her get into a big fight. Meanwhile, Iago had the handkerchief and left in Cassio's room. Iago trotters Othello by making him picture Desdemona cheating on him, to the point where he got a brief elliptic fit. Cassio enters the room they were in and makes Othello hide, so he can hear their conversation. So, Iago sets up the conversation with Cassio so that Othello thinks he's hearing them talk about Desdemona, but Cassio was talking about someone else. After this, when Desdemona comes in with a visitor announcing that Othello is called back to Venice, Othello gets so mad at her he hits her in front of everyone. Othello tries to get Emilia to confess that Desdemona is having an affair, but Emilia tells him it's not true, then Othello tells Desdemona she is a whore. Desdemona tells Othello it is not true, but he doesn't believe her. Iago gets Roderigo to kill Cassio for him. Othello gets happy thinking Cassio is dead. Othello…...

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