The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1257 Monday, 14 June 2004
Date: Saturday, 12 Jun 2004 17:19:47 +0000
Subject: Merchant Game
In Around the Globe (issue 27) Daniel Hahn cites Liza Pickard's
(My synopsis) A visiting Venetian was shocked to find a common game
involving young men throwing young women to the ground and only letting
them up after a kiss. Apparently they kissed a lot.
This may appeal to your PAC's if not your director.
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