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"Us" in Line 18

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The Quality of Mercy, from The Merchant of Venice

Shakespeare, William. "The Merchant of Venice, Act Four, Scene One." The Merchant of Venice. N.p.: n.p., 1596. N. pag. Merchant of Venice: Entire Play. Web. 25 Aug. 2016.

In context, the word “us” (line 18) refers to

A

the speaker and her conscience.

B

all of humanity.

C

the speaker and her immediate audience.

D

all those who seek revenge.

E

the speaker and God.