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1

"I am prompt as lightning...

...to your service, O my lord!"

2

"I made a vow to my deceased Lord...

...Neither yourself nor I should outlive him"

- When it suits his purpose he is prepared to deceive his sister and encourages his sister to commit suicide so he can gain financially from Bracciano's death

3

"What religion's best...

...for a man to die in?"

- He is presented as having no religious allegiance. He broke a crucifix as a child, symbolising his lack of Christian values.

4

"There's nothing sooner dry...

...than women's tears"

- dismissive attitude to women

5

"I would fain know where lies the mass of wealth...

...which you have hoarded for my maintenance"