Enjambment – Irony, Wit, Emotion A Case Study Suggesting Wider Principles
Sound examples –
Bear his mild yoke, they serve him best. His state
Is kingly: thousands at his bidding speed,
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 Listen to "His state / Is kingly" read by Anonymous:
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 Listen to two performances of "His state / Is kingly", genuine and doctored:
4. But wherefore thou alone? Wherefore with thee
Came not all Hell broke loose?
5. But wherefore thou alone?
Wherefore with thee came not all Hell broke loose?
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 Listen to excerpt 5 read by JH:
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