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Literary Devices in King Lear: Metaphors of Marriage

KINGLR-HKODYE

In which of the following excerpts is a metaphor made of marriage?

Select ALL that apply.

A

“Thy truth, then, be thy dower.”

B

“Sure, I shall never marry like my sisters, / To love my father all.”

C

“When I shall wed, / That lord whose hand must take my plight shall carry / Half my love with him, half my care and duty.”

D

“Let pride, which she calls plainness, marry her.”

E

“She is herself a dowry.”