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Flashcards in King Lear Quotes - Justice Deck (2)
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"The dark and vicious place where thee he got...

...cost him his eyes" - Edgar

- Gloucester's extra-marital relationship has been punished by the loss of his eyes.

2

"As flies to wanton boys...

...are we to th'gods; they kill us for their sport" - Gloucester

- the world is fundamentally indifferent to human beings