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1

Richards soliloquay

He examines his condition by comparing his thoughts to prison.
Compares life to incorrectly played music

2

How is pathos heightened here ?

Richard suffers.
Anagnorisis
Affection and loyalty of groom
Tragic magnificence

3

Richard comparing

I have been studying how I may compare this prison where I live unto the world

4

Anagnorisis

“I am un kinged by Bolingbroke “

“ I wasted time now doth time waste me “

5

Bolingbrokes vs Richards emotions

Sighs, and tears, and groans... Bolingbrokes proud joy

6

Isolated Richard m

“Where no man never comes but that sad dog that brings me food to make misfortune live?”

7

Richard donkey pun

I bear a burthen like an ass

8

Warrior Richard

He snatches a weapon from a servant and kills him

He kills another

9

Going to heaven to be with god
Rhyming couldn’t remind us of divine right

Mount, mount, my soul; thy seat is up on high whilst my gross flesh sinks downwards, here to die.