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# 66 King Lear


King Lear


William Shakespeare



King Lear is, of course, Shakespeare's quintessential play of filial love, betrayal and loyalty, and an aging, doting parent, driven to insanity by rage and regret.


I found it quite an intense read. I liked it very much, but, while I recognize Shakespeare's genius, and the excellence of King Lear, I admit that I can only take Shakespeare in small, infrequent doses.

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