King Lear – Gloucester Quotes

Reflecting on his relationship with Edgar “My old heart is cracked; it’s cracked”
Theme of madness “The grief hath crazed my wits”
Theme of blindness (blunt) “Alack, I have no eyes”
Whilst being blinded “give me some help – O Cruel! O you gods!”
Theme of blindness (poetic) “I stumbled when I saw”
Gloucester’s repentance “If Edgar lives, O bless him”
Gloucester’s initial anger and belief at Edmund’s story “Bring that murderous coward to the stake”