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These lines from the play dialogue, Scene by Scene, demonstrate the existence of the Madness Theme in the play, and indicate its significance. I count Madness as a play Theme because of tradition, and because indeed it is a major factor in the course of events. The lines often speak for themselves, but I include a brief comment where it seems necessary. I include only the more obvious lines. There are also subtle and implicit allusions which are not listed here.

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