Sajid Malik In: Drama Explain the quote “I stumbled when I saw” Explain the quote “I stumbled when I saw” King LearShakespeare 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 2 Questions 268 Answers 120 Best Answers 1,299 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 30, 2019 at 12:07 am These are the words uttered by Gloucester when he realizes his own error in trusting Edmund over Edgar. Through these words, he want s to express his guilt for the terrible decisions he made when he could see (before he turned blind). Therefore, when he had vision, he could not see clear enough to make the right call and trust Edgar over his scheming step brother Edmund. The phrase mulls over the idea that often people make horrible mistakes with open eyes which are blinded by their arrogance or ignorance. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.