Julius Caesar is the ruler of Roam. He is criticized by the conspirators for being too ambitious and a threat to Rome. Caesar is indeed ambitious and does want absolute control over Rome. He also arrogantly believes that he would live forever in the minds of men.
Amidst these, Calpurnia dreams about Caesar's statue as a fountain pouring blood from hhundred's sprouts, and lusty Romans smiling and bathing their hands in the blood.