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" Why have my sisters husbands, if they say They love you all? Haply, when I shall wed, That lord whose hand must take my plight shall carry Half my love with him, half my care and duty. Sure I shall never marry like my sisters, To love my father all. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 337
by William Shakespeare - 1803
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'A Moving Rhetoricke': Gender and Silence in Early Modern England

Christina Luckyj - History - 2002 - 198 pages
...unlawfully born' (Measure for Measure 3.1.190), Cordelia defends patrilineage, stating clearly, 'Haply when I shall wed / That lord whose hand must take...carry / Half my love with him, half my care and duty' ( Tragedy 1.1. 98-100). Jardine claims that 'to her father, Cordelia's silence is not a mark of virtue,...
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As of this Writing: The Essential Essays, 1968-2002

Clive James - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 619 pages
...love you, and most honour you. Why have my sisters husbands, if they say They love you all? Haply, when I shall wed, That lord whose hand must take my...never marry like my sisters, To love my father all. Leave aside the matter of how she would have managed such stuff on stage; it is doubtful she could...
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A2 English Language and Literature for AQA B

Alison Ross, Jen Greatrex - English language - 2001 - 196 pages
...love you, and most honouryou. Why have my sisters husbands, if they say They love you all? Happily, when I shall wed. That lord whose hand must take my...and duty: Sure I shall never marry like my sisters, Now read the commentary on page 139. Examination techniques Your preparation for this module should...
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Shakespeare's King Lear with The Tempest: The Discovery of Nature and the ...

Mark Allen McDonald - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 317 pages
...love you, and most honor you. Why have my sisters husbands, if they say They love you all? Happily, when I shall wed, That Lord whose hand must take my...never marry like my sisters, To love my father all. "According to my bond" seems here to mean her returning of the duties of paternity with obedience,...
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The Fragmentation of the Proper Name and the Crisis of Degree ...

Radhouan Ben Amara - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 132 pages
...other discourses: "CORDELIA: Why have my sisters husbands, if they say// They love you all? Happily, when I shall wed,// That lord whose hand must take...never marry like my sisters,// To love my father all." (I, i, 98 - 103) Regan and Goneril in this way are true representatives of the bad side of language....
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Cognitive Analytic Therapy and Later Life: A New Perspective on Old Age

Jason Hepple, Laura Sutton - Medical - 2004 - 232 pages
...you. and most honour you. Why have my sisters husbands. if they say They love you all? Haply when I wed. That lord. whose hand must take my plight. shall...never marry like my sisters. To love my father all. 1King Lear. 1.1.951 Again we have the seduction of the dutiful daughter followed by contempt towards...
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King Lear

William Shakespeare, Paul Werstine - Drama - 2011 - 384 pages
...honor you. Why have my sisters husbands if they say They love you all? Haply, when I shall wed, 1 10 That lord whose hand must take my plight shall carry...never marry like my sisters, (To love my father all.) 115 LEAR But goes thy heart with this? CORDELIA Ay, my good lord. LEAR So young and so untender? CORDELIA...
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A Divine Ecology

Ian Mills - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2004 - 649 pages
...to him alone, without her giving any love to any other. She replies, with wisdom and understanding: That lord whose hand must take my plight shall carry...never marry like my sisters, To love my father all. Cordelia's balanced view of love as a "letting-go" is so unbearably foreign to Lear that he banishes...
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Finding an Ending: Reflections on Wagner's Ring

Philip Kitcher, Richard Schacht - Music - 2005 - 241 pages
...different forms of love. (Cordelia earns her banishment, after all, by declaring to her father "Haply when I shall wed,/ That lord whose hand must take...carry/ Half my love with him, half my care and duty" [Ii100-102].) Yet both daughters not only sustain the loves they return but raise them to new heights,...
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Dynamism of Character in Shakespeare's Mature Tragedies

Piotr Sadowski - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 327 pages
...static Cordelia finds herself in a similar situation, similarly admitting her divided loyalty: Haply when I shall wed, That lord whose hand must take my...carry Half my love with him, half my care and duty. (1.1.100-13) However, since in his mind Lear is giving his daughters everything ("I gave you all,"...
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