This is a recording of Desdemona (1.3.208-218) in Othello. It was an interesting experience recording and re-recording this. I learned that tone has an immense impact on how the meaning of words is interpreted. Pacing and volume allow for emphasis on certain words and the message one wants to convey with their words. It made me think about how people verbally communicate and how different interpretations of language can change the meaning completely. I assumed Desdemona is experiencing frustration and a bit of sadness but overall she is firm in her decision to be loyal to her husband above all else.


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