What is the meaning of Sharper than serpents tooth is ungrateful child from King Lear?

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This quote comes from Act 1, scene 4 of William Shakespeare's King Lear as the titular Lear laments that his children, more specifically his daughter Goneril, are inherently ungrateful. Lear abdicates power to his daughters, only for them to disregard his wishes. He poignantly uses the...

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