The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0740 Monday, 10 April 2000.
From: Abigail Quart <
Date: Thursday, 6 Apr 2000 00:48:43 -0400
Subject: 11.0707 Re: Sonnet 20
Comment: Re: SHK 11.0707 Re: Sonnet 20
I haven't trusted a word in Sonnet 20 since I realized it had 14
It reeks of elaborate in-joke. Southhampton, my Aunt Fanny. There isn't
a shred of evidence to support that snob's fantasy. How about a young
man of the company who specialized in women's parts?
Someone named Edmund, which is the name being punned in Sonnet 1,