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Re: Unkindest Cut
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.2100  Tuesday, 30 November 1999.

From:           Mike Jensen <
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Date:           Monday, 29 Nov 1999 11:17:22 -0800
Subject: Re: Unkindest Cut
Comment:        SHK 10.2090 Re: Unkindest Cut

> I wonder if any list members have had similar experiences with this kind
> of "most unkindest cut of all" - and would like to share them.

> Jadwiga Krupski

How about a comic book version of Hamlet, published under the Classics
Illustrated imprint, by First Comics a decade or more ago.  Cut was the
discussion between Laertes and Claudius about putting the poison in the
wine.  Yet the poison was later there and did its work.  "How did it get
there?" any reasonable reader might wonder.

Best,
Mike Jensen
 

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