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Flashcards in Goneril Deck (11)
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1

Goneril, 1.1 [to Regan]

"You see how full of change his age is"

2

Goneril, 1.3

"Old fools are babes again"

3

Goneril, 2.4 [to Lear]

"What need you five-and-twenty? Ten? Or five?"

4

Goneril, 1.5 [to Albany]

"this milky gentleness and course of yours"

Macbeth: "Milk of human kindness"

5

Goneril, 3.7

"Pluck out his eyes"

6

Goneril, 4.2 [to Albany]

"Milk-liver'd man!
That bear'st a cheek for blows"

7

Goneril, 5.1

"I had rather lose the battle than that sister
Should loosen him and me"

8

Goneril, 5.3 [aside]

"If not I'll ne'er trust medicine"

9

J. Stampfer

"[Goneril] is, from the point of view of conscience, an animal or beast of prey"

10

Hazlitt

"Their deliberate hypocrisy adds the lasting finishing to the odiousness of their characters"

11

Goneril, 1.1 [to Lear]

"I love you more than words can wield the matter"