Why is it a powerful image?
- The vulnerability of a once powerful man
- Shows how even if annointed by God and expected to act a certain way, Lear is still only human and so must age and must feel amotions too.
- Nudity of Lear shows how in order for him to be 'reborn' he must remove his royal 'garb' and 'get back to the people'
- Even though Lear tries to, nature cant…