Antony and Cleopatra

Antony and Cleopatra Act 3, Scene 9 Summary & Analysis

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In Antony’s camp, Antony tells Enobarbus to send some soldiers to a hill, “from which place / We may the number of the ships behold,” in Octavius’ navy. They leave to prepare for the battle.
Fulfilling his role as military leader, Antony plans to survey Octavius’ navy in preparation for this crucial battle.
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