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Quotation by Shakespeare
You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave:
Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am bound
Upon a wheel of fire, that mine own tears
Do scald like molten lead.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Lear, in King Lear, act 4, sc. 7, l. 44-7.
Lear thinks he is in hell; in classical and Christian mythology a wheel of fire was a traditional form of torture for the damned.
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