The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King Lear by William Shakespeare:|
maintain talk with the Duke, that my charity be not of him
perceived. If he ask for me, I am ill and gone to bed.
die for't, as no less is threat'ned me, the King my old
must be relieved. There is some strange thing toward,
Pray you be careful. Exit.
Edm. This courtesy, forbid thee, shall the Duke
Instantly know, and of that letter too.