Merchant of Venice

what image does he use to describe his dilemma?

act 2, scene 2

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His dilemma is the nagging of his conscience; on one hand we have his conscience, bidding him to do the right thing as he is an honest man; one the other hand we have the image of the 'fiend' urging him to run.


Merchant of Venice