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Tush! never tell me; I take it much unkindly
That thou, Iago, who hast had my purse
As if the strings were thine, shouldst know of this.

'Sblood, but you will not hear me:
If ever I did dream of such a matter, Abhor me. (1.1)

Based on the opening lines from Othello, what can you infer about the relationship between Iago and Roderigo?


Roderigo hates Iago but is using him to get what he wants.


Iago and Roderigo are friends but keeping secrets from each other.


Roderigo is suspicious of Iago and Iago is using Roderigo for his money.


Roderigo is dominant and Iago always has to placate him and keep him happy.


Roderigo is confident that Iago is his friend and supporter.

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