Lear’s emotions when Cordelia’s army has been defeated
Read (1) Read King Lear. Ed. Philip Weller. Shakespeare Navigators, n.d. Web. 6 Aug. 2016. Act 5, and view podcast “Tips for Using Paradise Lost Website” before reading John Milton, Paradise Lost, Book 1.1-49
How would you describe Lear’s emotions when Cordelia’s army has been defeated and he and Cordelia are at Edmund’s mercy (5.3.8-19, 20-26)?