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Re: Cymbeline
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1527  Thursday, 17 August 2000.

From:           Susanne Collier <
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Date:           Wednesday, 16 Aug 2000 16:06:35 -0700
Subject: 11.1507 Re: Cymbeline at Shakespeare Santa Cruz
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.1507 Re: Cymbeline at Shakespeare Santa Cruz

Well, Terence, perhaps a good Welsh correction can teach us all about
the condition of good English. Peter Groves' observation that Tennyson
admired Cymbeline is certainly true but T was one of many Victorian fans
of the play, generally, and Imogen, especially.  Personally, I always
thought it because the titillation when she removes those defenses worn
over her heart -- bared breast! and devant les domestiques!

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