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Re: ADO Query
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0627  Thursday, 30 March 2000.

From:           Dana Shilling <
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Date:           Wednesday, 29 Mar 2000 13:31:02 -0500
Subject: 11.0614 Re: ADO Query
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.0614 Re: ADO Query

Another possibility is that Benedick must "get" Beatrice's picture by
drawing it himself (cf. Helena & Bertram). I tend to think of drawing as
more a ladylike accomplishment than a soldierly one, but early modern
people had to be able to generate their own amusements.

Dana
 

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