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wrath
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King Lear
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  • Come not between the dragon and his wrath.
  • —O dear son Edgar, The food of thy abused father’s wrath!
  • Things that love night Love not such nights as these; the wrathful skies Gallow the very wanderers of the dark, And make them keep their caves; since I was man, Such sheets of fire, such bursts of horrid thunder, Such groans of roaring wind and rain I never Remember to have heard: man’s nature cannot carry Th’ affliction nor the fear.
  • ] Though well we may not pass upon his life Without the form of justice, yet our power Shall do a courtesy to our wrath, which men May blame, but not control.

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  • She could hardly contain her wrath when she learned he had betrayed her.
  • She fear’s the wrath of God.

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