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Thread #166098   Message #3991233
Posted By: Jim Carroll
07-May-19 - 06:41 AM
Thread Name: If you don't like ballads......
Subject: RE: If you don't like ballads......
"Do I? Can you point out where please?"
No time now - bt you just have
"I am surprised that such a critic of England "
I've never criticised England - just its politicians
As I an English it would be self-harm to do so
If that is your analysis of Shakespeare - you really haven't beren apying attention
Shakespeare humanised Royalty and nobility and created some of the most evil villains in literature of them - he used them as the makers of our folk tales did (also full of kings, princes and the like)
You didn't really call me a "moron" did you ?
"I believe the red hot poker is in Shakespeare too, by the way."
Can'rt remember that
Edward II gets a poker rammed up his bum for taking a male lover (used to think his name was Gaviscon, but that's for indigestion - not piles!), but that was Marlowe
See ya Friday (can't remember the D J who used to say that