Thee and thy virtues here I seize upon. Be it lawful I take up what's cast away
Thy youngest daughter does not love thee least
Kent, you are no longer my servent
'Why brand they us with 'base,' with 'baseness,' 'bastardy,' 'base,' 'base'- who in the lusty stealth of nature take more composition and fierce quality
If our father would sleep till I waked him, you should enjoy half of his revenue forever!
France saw something different in Cordelia, and he immediately marries Cordelia after King Lear disowns her
I got this letter from Edgar!
What are you hiding?
Kent jumps in and tell King Lear that Cordelia doesn't love him, Lear immediately fires Kent and tells him he must be gone within 24 hours or else he will get executed
You have betrayed me! Yet, I have another daughter left
Edmon has forged a letter that if successful it will somehow allow him to take part of land from Edgar
o Lear, Lear, Lear! Beat at this gate that let thy folly in and thy dear judgement out!
Edmond tricked his dad into thinking that this letter is from Edgar, because the writing looks exactly like his font
When King Lear gave away his land to two of his daughters, both Goneril and Regan agreed that Lear can stay at their palace for how ever long he wants. But Goneril betrays Lear, and Goneril wants to decrease the number of knights he has, also she orders all her servants to treat Lear poorly. Lear feels betrayed and he can no longer stay at Goneril's palace
Lear now realizes how much Cordelia loved him, and how everything would be so different, if Cordelia was with him