Study Guide

Henry VI Part 3 Act 2, Scene 4

By William Shakespeare

Act 2, Scene 4

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  • Alone on stage, Richard and Clifford fight. Richard wants to kill the man who murdered his father and little brother.
  • To make matters worse, Clifford readily admits to the crimes and feels no regret over them.
  • As they fight, Warwick enters, and Clifford flees.
  • Richard tells Warwick to stand down. He'll take care of Clifford. Alone.