SCENE IV. The heath. Before a hovel. - poor naked wretches wheresoe er

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No Fear Shakespeare: King Lear: Act 3 Scene 4 Page 2 poor naked wretches wheresoe er


Poor naked wretches, whereso'er you are, Poor homeless creatures suffering this storm, wherever you are, how will you survive a night like this with no roof.

That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them.

Lear: Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your loop'd and .

Disguised as Poor Tom, Edgar warns Lear not to be seduced or "betray[ed" by women, to stay out of the brothels, Poor naked wretches, whereso'er you are.

Poor naked wretches, whereso'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides.