AO3 King Lear quotes - parent/child relationships
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some critics believe that Cordelia has a "fatal flaw" in "not telling a small lie for the sake of a greater truth"
Cordelia is "an opposition to Lear's authority". She uses Silence, the only possible way of subversion" for women of the middle ages
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Cordelia and the Fool "Look after him, they comment on him, they help him to see"
Like Edmund, "Edgar is toying with his father"
The suicide scene "clarifies the essential difference" between the two sons. Edgar deceives father for "profit, Edgar for the "spiritual" finding of his father
"Lear is mentally a child, in passion a titan"
Goneril and Regan act "in perfect imitation of their father"
"Lear is unwilling to submit to his daughters' authority"
when he gives up his masculinity, "the natural equilibrium breaks down"
"Children are naturally loyal to their parents"
there are "undertones of incestuous desire"
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