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fathom
used in King Lear

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  • Hadst thou been aught but gossamer, feathers, air, So many fathom down precipitating, Thou'dst shiver'd like an egg: but thou dost breathe; Hast heavy substance; bleed'st not; speak'st; art sound.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (19% in)
  • ] Fathom and half, fathom and half!
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — A part of the Heath with a Hovel. Storm continues (22% in)
  • ] Fathom and half, fathom and half!
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — A part of the Heath with a Hovel. Storm continues (22% in)

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