My sister may receive it much more worse, To have her gentleman abused, assaulted, For following her affairs. Put in his legs. KENT is put in the stocks. Come, my good lord, away. Exeunt all but GLOUCESTER and KENT. GLOUCESTER. I am sorry for thee, friend; 'tis the duke's pleasure, Whose disposition, all the world. Visit this William Shakespeare site including the full online text and script of his famous play King Lear. Educational online resource for the William Shakespeare play King Lear with the full text and script. Comprehensive free online text and script of each Act and scene from King Lear the William Shakespeare play. No Fear Shakespeare by SparkNotes features the complete edition of King Lear side-by-side with an accessible, plain English translation.
It did always seem so to us. But now in the division of the kingdom, it appears not which of the dukes he values most, for equalities are so weighed that curiosity in neither can make choice of either's moiety. GLOUCESTER. We used to think so too. But the way he's divided the kingdom recently, nobody can tell which of the. King Lear King Lear: Josephine Goneril: Chloe Chu Regan: Lori Cordelia: Erin Gloucester: Adriana Edgar: Angel Edmund: Jennifer Albany: Stephanie Cornwall: Tracy King of France: Adriana Servant: Erin, Angel, Adriana ActⅠ, Scene 1 (In a small tent) (Cordelia lay over a table; King Lear was sitting next to she; servant. The Earls of Kent and Gloucester discuss the King's project to divide the kingdom .
A complete list of scenes (with locations and characters) in King Lear. Characters in the Play. Lear, king of Britain. Goneril, Lear's eldest daughter. Duke of Albany, her husband. Oswald, her steward. Regan, Lear's second daughter. Duke of Cornwall, her husband. Cordelia, Lear's youngest daughter. King of France, her suitor and then husband. Duke of Burgundy, her suitor. Earl of Kent. Fool. The play has a total of lines, of which are prose. The historical time of King Lear is roughly BC, making it the second-earliest setting of any of Shakespeare's plays. Click here to find out the first. The list of characters, or the Dramatis Personae, is not found in the quartos or folios. Dramatist and Shakespearean.