Yet I’ll not shed her blood, Nor scar that whiter skin of hers than snow. Let me not name it to you, you chaste stars, It is the cause. OTHELLO. Act 5, Scene 2, Page 2. DESDEMONA is asleep in bed. Othello threatens Emilia to keep quiet, but Emilia is unafraid, saying "Though hast not half that power to do me harm / As I have to be hurt" (5.2.169–170). 5 And smooth as monumental alabaster. It is the cause, it is the cause, my soul. She calls out that "The Moor hath killed my mistress" (5.2… Original Text: Modern Text: DESDEMONA asleep in bed Enter OTHELLO with a light.
OTHELLO enters with a candle.