King Lear - Act 1 - What changes occur as a result of Lear's actions to his court and family?

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He decides to split his kingdom between Goneril and Regan, as Cordelia could not echo her elder sisters fawning declarations of love. As a consequence Cordelia is banished along with Kent who tries to reason with Lear. Since the elder daughters now have the land, they no longer have to falsely declare absolute love to their father...
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However, he assumes that he will still be shown respect and that people will do what he tells them to. He is given a reality shock when Oswald does not follow what he requests and that Oswald does not show courtesy to Lear and his knights. Lear assumes that he will still be in power but that the country will just be run by his daughters Goneril and Regan...
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