The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0282 Thursday, 10 February 2000.
Date: Wednesday, 09 Feb 2000 15:40:20 -0500
Subject: 11.0274 Re: Lady Macbeth's Death
Comment: Re: SHK 11.0274 Re: Lady Macbeth's Death
Re: Shakespeare's treatment of Cordelia's death, see (1) Edmund's
issuing of the death warrant to the anonymous Captain (5.3.26-40), (2)
Edmund's "my writ / Is on the life of Lear and on Cordelia"
(5.3.249-50), (3) Lear's "I killed the slave that was a-hanging thee"