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King Lear

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Paradox in Act 4, Scene 6

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Which of the following quotes by Edgar helps sustain the major theme of paradox in this scene?

A

“The fishermen, that walk upon the beach, / Appear like mice.”

B

“For all beneath the moon / Would I not leap upright.”

C

“Why I do trifle thus with his despair / Is done to cure it.”

D

“This is above all strangeness.”

E

“Methought his eyes / Were two full moons.”