Did you like King Lear or Fences better? Describing the Kalpakgian moral collapse of American culture during the past thirty years, Bennett writes.
Returning good for evil, Edgar in disguise accompanies his blind father to the cliffs of Dover and consoles him in the darkest hours of despair.
Goneril and Regan are obliterating the difference between the love for a parent and the love for a husband and obscuring the distinction between humoring a crotchety king and honoring an aged father.
Nature is the core of the play King Lear. Shakespeare demonstrates how the root of this evil originates in the obliteration of logical, natural distinctions that inhere in the structure of reality.
Robbed of the pomp and circumstance of kingship and haunted by the hardheartedness of Goneril and Regan, Lear discovers the meaning between sentimentality and love, between insincere words and just deeds, between selfishness and selflessness.
Coren, Victoria. Lear endures an extended storm that forces him to redefine Both relationships are seriously flawed in ways such as miscommunication and disaster led by thirst for power of the young and the susceptible fathers.