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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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Shakespearean Scholarship: A Guide for Actors and Students

Leslie O'Dell - 2002 - 413 pages
...He mistakes Cordelia for another spirit who has died and says, You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave, Thou art a Soul in bliss, but I am bound Upon...wheel of fire, that mine own tears Do scald, like moulten Lead. [4.7.44] Modern actors can participate in die emotional wrenching of die reunion of Cordelia...
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Shakespeare's Tragic Skepticism

Millicent Bell - 2002 - 283 pages
...afterlife, his of hell, hers of heaven, in the wonderful lines, You do me wrong to take me out o' the grave. Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am bound Upon...fire that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. She asks him, "Sir, do you know me?" He says, as he has said before, "I am a very foolish, fond old...
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Shakespeare for One: Men : the Complete Monologues and Audition Pieces

William Shakespeare - 2002 - 298 pages
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Shakespeare: For All Time

Stanley Wells, Professor of Shakespeare Studies Stanley Wells - 2003 - 442 pages
...of the method comes in King Lear. Lear's reunion with Cordelia (4.6) is heralded by a mighty image: Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am bound Upon a wheel...fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. But after that the episode is sustained by a succession of entirely plain, largely monosyllabic phrases:...
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Shakespearean Scholarship: A Guide for Actors and Students

Leslie O'Dell - 2002 - 413 pages
...He mistakes Cordelia for another spirit who has died and says, You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave, Thou art a Soul in bliss, but I am bound Upon...wheel of fire, that mine own tears Do scald, like moulten Lead. [4.7.44] Modern actors can participate in the emotional wrenching of the reunion of Cordelia...
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History of European Drama and Theatre

Erika Fischer-Lichte - 2002 - 396 pages
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 13

Allardyce Nicoll - 2002 - 200 pages
...interpretation of what he sees, an interpretation at once morally true and factually 'still, still, far wide': 'Thou art a soul in bliss; but I am bound/ Upon a wheel of fire, that mine own tears / Do scald.' Indeed, throughout this scene, the language taken line by line or speech by speech resists attempts...
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A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, A Companion to Shakespeare's Works: The ...

Richard Dutton, Jean E. Howard - 2003 - 504 pages
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Playing Lear

Oliver Ford Davies - 2003 - 211 pages
...person (as people in hospital after a breakdown sometimes are). You do me wrong to take me out o' the grave. Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am bound Upon...fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. Is he really angry that he's been taken out of the grave? Is he still on a 'wheel of fire'? How perceptive...
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