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Richard II

Richard II

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So sighs and tears and groansShow minutes, times, and hours (5.5.1)


Richard, who once upon a time could (as Henry Bolingbroke put it) make four years go by in a breath, now measures time in units of misery. This reflects how totally he's lost control.

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