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Re: Almost Damn'd
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.0848  Wednesday, 20 March 2002

From:           Steve Sphmer <
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Date:           Tuesday, 19 Mar 2002 15:22:02 EST
Subject: 13.0828 Re: Almost Damn'd
Comment:        Re: SHK 13.0828 Re: Almost Damn'd

Dear Friends,

John Drakakis has suggested that "damn'd in a fair wife" might be "a
proverbial saying the origin of which we have now lost." This seems to
me somewhat speculative and "fair wise" the safer reading.

All the best,
Steve

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