What is Richard III's ultimate goal?

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Richard III is delightfully, gleefully straightforward about what his ultimate goal is. He tells us right at the beginning of his play (in fact, he tells us at the end of the last play he appears in as well: “Henry VI, Part Three”, and if you haven't read the three-part “Henry VI”, well, you should because they’re great fun.) Richard III's ultimate goal, of course, is to become Richard III. What I mean by that is he actually is not Richard III at...

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