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Richard II Loyalty Quotes

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Quote #10

O heinous, strong and bold conspiracy!
O loyal father of a treacherous son! (5.3.10)

After York rats out his son to the new king, Henry declares that York is the "loyal father" of his disloyal son. York is "loyal" alright. He's loyal to the king, not his own flesh and blood.

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