Impressing upon burgundy that cordelia is undesirable as a bride because he won't give her anything.
44+ Famous Lines From King Lear Pictures. The king would speak with cornwall; The dear father would with his daughter speak, commands her service.
King lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. King lear was a drama written by william shakespeare during the early 17th century. Brush up on the details in this novel, in a voice that shakespeare illustrated:
Paul scofield's opening monologue is him mumbling king lear's famous lines of dividing his kingdom.
King lear (2007), directed by trevor nunn. Lear is perhaps shakespeare's finest creation in what may be called the art of historical perspective. For more quotations from king lear, try this page. He based it on an old british story about a king named leir or lyr.