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Re: Incest
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.0702  Wednesday, 29 July 1998.

From:           Terence Hawkes <
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Date:           Wednesday, 29 Jul 1998 05:20:05 -0400
Subject:        Incest

I'm afraid we're still scarcely doing justice to the complexities posed
by Satia Testman's question.  Textual evidence, indeed! Such pedantry
merely obscures the issue. I blame the parents. In fact, call me a
suspicious old sod, but the silence, nay absence of Mrs Polonius has
always struck me as deeply  significant.  Not that we ever got on.

T. Hawkes

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