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used in King Lear

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  • A sovereign shame so elbows him: his own unkindness, That stripp'd her from his benediction, turn'd her To foreign casualties, gave her dear rights To his dog-hearted daughters,—these things sting His mind so venomously that burning shame Detains him from Cordelia.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The French camp near Dover (84% in)

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