IDES OF MARCH: ET TU BRUTE
The Ides of March is most remembered as being the anniversary of the day that Julius Caesar was assassinated, in 44 BCE. It is believed that a seer had warned Caesar that harm would come to him on the Ides of March. In William Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar, the seer has ascribed the phrase “Beware the Ides of March.” Caesar was stabbed to death at a meeting of the Senate at the Theatre of Pompey. In honor of this historical legend, let’s look at some stabbing murder scenes.