Aaron enters, leading two of Titus’ sons (Martius and Quintus) and telling them that he has seen a panther trapped in a pit. As it is dark and difficult to see clearly, Martius falls into the pit. Aaron goes to find Saturninus. Martius sees Bassianus’ dead body in the pit.
Synopsis: Aaron sets a trap to destroy Bassianus and put the blame on Titus’s sons Quintus and Martius. He has Tamora quarrel with Lavinia and Bassianus, a quarrel that ends in Bassianus’s death at the hands of Chiron and Demetrius, who carry off Lavinia. Aaron then brings Quintus and Martius to the pit where Bassianus’s body lies and ...
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Then, with a forged letter as evidence, Aaron frames Titus's sons, Martius and Quintus, for the murder of Bassianus. Titus pleads for mercy, asking the emperor for legitimate proof before he punish Martius and Quintus, but Saturninus commands that Titus's sons be executed. Act 2, Scene 4
Martius, who has discovered the body, informs Saturninus that his brother, Bassianus, is dead. Tamora then presents Aaron’s letter to Saturninus. It falsely implicates Martius and Quintus in the murder of Bassianus. Saturninus imprisons them, and the court later sentences them to death in spite of Titus’s pleas on their behalf.
Meanwhile, Aaron writes a forged letter, which frames Titus's sons Martius and Quintus for the murder of Bassianus. Horrified at the death of his brother, Saturninus arrests Martius and Quintus, and sentences them to death.
Then Aaron arrives, saying that if Titus, Marcus, or Titus’ remaining son, Lucius, cuts off their hand and sends it to Saturninus, Martius and Quintus will be spared. Titus has Aaron cut off his (Titus’) left hand, and sends it to the emperor, but in return a messenger brings him the heads of his two sons, along with his severed hand.
Aaron tells them there is a panther there to hunt. ... Saturninus. Where does Saturninus send Martius and Quintus? ... What does Titus tell Lucius to do while he is ...
Saturninus is the oldest son of the recently deceased Roman emperor and thus becomes emperor at the beginning of the play. When Titus’ sons and Bassianus claim that he cannot marry Lavinia, as he wished, he becomes angry with the Andronicus family and chooses Tamora as his wife instead.
What happens when Aaron brings Quintus and Martius to the pit (220.127.116.11-245.1)? What do they find in the pit? How do they know? 6. What happens when Aaron brings Saturninus to the pit (18.104.22.168-258)? Who and what does Tamora bring with her (2.3.258.1-287)?