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Discuss the 2 men who initially wanted to marry Cordelia in "King Lear". Who married her, and why?

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The two men who want to marry Cordelia are the King of France and the Duke of Burgundy. Part of the reason that these men are pursuing her is because of her political position. However, when Cordelia is dismissed by King Lear , the men's true...

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