The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.0848 Wednesday, 20 March 2002
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
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.
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