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" How does my royal lord ? How fares your majesty ? Lear. You do me wrong to take me out o' the grave : Thou art a soul in bliss ; but I am bound Upon a wheel of fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 451
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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Pagan Virtue: An Essay in Ethics

John Casey, John Peter Anthony Casey - 1991 - 242 pages
...and 'a very foolish fond old man'.38 There is certainly a humbled quality in his words to Cordelia: Thou art a soul in bliss; but I am bound Upon a wheel...of fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead.39 There is little more than that. Bradley thinks that Lear finds knowledge in his madness. Is...
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Soundings: On Shakespeare, Modern Poetry, Plato, and Other Subjects

Albert Cook - 1991 - 254 pages
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A Treasury of Quotations

Alan Lennox-Short - 1991 - 292 pages
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The Masks of King Lear

Marvin Rosenberg - 1992 - 431 pages
...speaks. Ambiguity still: is this madness? Hallucination? Metaphor? You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave; Thou art a soul in bliss; but I am bound Upon...fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead (45-48). Half-circle the wheel had come for the Lears who began titanic, tough, autocratic, tyrannically...
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Oxford University Press - 1992 - 1061 pages
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Tragic Drama and the Family: Psychoanalytic Studies from Aeschylus to Beckett

Bennett Simon - 1988 - 274 pages
...tears are not salt water but a dangerous and destructive liquid. You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave: Thou art a soul in bliss; but I am bound Upon...fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. (4.7.45-48). He associates tears, especially his own, to poison as he explicitly names Cordelia: Lear:...
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All of Shakespeare

Maurice Charney - 1993 - 424 pages
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Art and Christhood: The Aesthetics of Oscar Wilde

Guy Willoughby - 1993 - 170 pages
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King Lear

William Shakespeare - 1994 - 144 pages
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King Lear

William Shakespeare - 1994 - 118 pages
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