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" Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your loop'd and window'd. raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these ? O, I have ta'en Too little care of this... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 402
by William Shakespeare - 1803
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Gold: The Final Science Fiction Collection

Isaac Asimov - 2009 - 416 pages
...managing to work up an impression of beggars merely by producing the fluttering of rags, Lear says: "Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...these? O, I have ta'en Too little care of this! Take physic, pomp; Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them...
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Seasons Such As These: How Homelessness Took Shape in America

Cynthia J. Bogard - 2003 - 256 pages
...past and present May we all pursue our calling with such dedication Poor naked wretches, whereso'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm,...raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? —William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act III, Scene iv Contents Preface xi Acknowledgments xv Introduction...
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Playing Lear

Oliver Ford Davies - 2003 - 211 pages
...others' comfort when he begs Kent and the Fool to take their ease in the hovel. This is a prelude to Poor, naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? O, I have ta'en Too little care...
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Paranoia & Contentment: A Personal Essay on Western Thought

John C. Hampsey, Professor John C Hampsey - 2004 - 216 pages
...naked (both literally and figuratively), Lear is able to see in an off-track way unknown to him before: Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...these? O, I have ta'en Too little care of this! Take physic, pomp, Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them,...
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Shakespeare's King Lear with The Tempest: The Discovery of Nature and the ...

Mark Allen McDonald - 2004 - 317 pages
...You houseless povertyNay, get thee in. I'll pray, and then I'll sleep. Poor naked wretches, wherso'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm,...these? O! I have ta'en Too little care of this. Take physic, Pomp; Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them,...
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Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism

Susan Jacoby - 2004 - 417 pages
...— the soliloquy Lear delivers when, after raging on the heath, he stumbles on a place of shelter: Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your loop'd and window 'd raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? Oh, I have ta'en Too little care of this!...
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In Praise of Wisdom: Literary and Theological Reflections on Faith and Reason

Kim Paffenroth - 2004 - 160 pages
...of his descent into madness and revelation, hints at serious problems in his reign and in his life: Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? O, I have ta'en Too little care...
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White Gloves of the Doorman: The Works of Leon Rooke

Branko Gorjup - 2004 - 458 pages
...11. 10 Harold Bloom, Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human (New York: Overhead Books, 1998), 731. Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? O, I have ta'en Too little care...
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Dynamism of Character in Shakespeare's Mature Tragedies

Piotr Sadowski - 2003 - 327 pages
...with his fellow sufferers the Fool, Kent, and Poor Tom, and by extension with all suffering humanity: Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides. Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these? O, I have ta'en Too little care...
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King Lear

William Shakespeare, Paul Werstine - 2011 - 384 pages
...first. — You houseless poverty — 30 Nay, get thee in. I'll pray, and then I'll sleep.] rFooP exits. Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide...How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness defend 35 you From seasons such as these? O, I have ta'en Too little...
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