WAEC SSCE - Literature In English - 2010

Question 1 Report

Read the extract and answer the question

And can you, by no drift of circumstance,
Get from him why he puts on this confusion,
Grating so harshly all his days of quiet.
With turbulent and dangerous lunacy?
(Act 111, scene one line, 1-4)

The response given to this speech indicates that the attempt was