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A5, S1: Cassio: "I am maimed for ever. Help, ho! Murder, murder!"

Cassio doesn't see who stabs him - plot device, as well as this showing his over-dramaticism as he as been stabbed in the leg

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A5, S1: Iago: "Alas, my friend, and my dear countryman / Roderigo? No - yes sure - O heaven, Roderigo!"

Incriminates Roderigo in order to further manipulate the others