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Cord , Now must my love in words , fall short of theirs , As much as it exceeds in truth . — Nothing , my Lord . Lear . Nothing ? Cord . Nothing . Lear . Nothing can come of nothing ; speak again . Cord .
No , let it fall , and drench within my heart : Be Kent unmannerly when Lear is mad ; Thy youngest daughterLear . On thy life , no more . Kent What wilt thou do , old man ? Lear . Out of my sight . Kent . See better first . Lear .
Why , fare thee well , King ; since thou art resolv'd , I take thee at thy word ; I will not stay To see thy fall . The gods protect thee , maid , That truly think'st , and has most justly said . Thus to old climates my old truth I bear ...
... stabb'd me with her tongue : All the stor'd vengeances of Heav'n fall On her ingrateful head ! Strike her young bones , Ye taking airs , with lameness ! Reg . O the blest gods ! thus will you wish on me , When the rash moodLear .
Spout cataracts , and hurricanoes fall , Till you have drown'd the towns and palaces Of proud , ingrateful man ! Kent . Not all my best intreaties can persuade him Into some needful shelter , or to ' bide This poor slight cov'ring on ...
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The version of King Lear revised by Tate is not the real King Lear. It has been completely rewritten to give it a super happy ending. Wanting to get more familiar with Shakespeare, I read the whole play, not realizing that it wasn't the real tragedy. Very disappointed to find out after the fact that I read a counterfeit play. Reminds me of the Disney-fication of The Little Mermaid or the "Super Happy Ending" in Wayne's World.