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What is implied when the Duke says to Brabantio "I did not see you; welcome, gentle signor" (1.3.51-53) after he has greeted Othello?


Brabantio was hidden in the shadows, suggesting his questionable character.


Brabantio is so old that the Duke chose to ignore him.


Othello is such a strong character that he overshadows Brabantio, who should be addressed first.


The Duke is young and doesn't understand the chain of command in Venetian society.


Brabantio chooses to come in unnoticed so he can assess the situation before addressing the group.

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