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by William Shakespeare

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How could the Lord be "marginalizing" Sly?  Explain.

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"Marginalizing" seems an odd choice of words for interaction between individuals, since it implies a systemic problem that develops over time to shut one individual (or a group) out of "meaningful participation in society" (Definition from Wikipedia, link below).

The Lord does indeed intend to make Sly the butt of his joke by convincing the...

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