The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.0491 Wednesday, 16 March 2005
Date: Tuesday, 15 Mar 2005 19:20:44 -0800 (PST)
Subject: 16.0483 A Claudius Question
Comment: Re: SHK 16.0483 A Claudius Question
Abigail Quart writes, "Understanding the motivation for an action is not
excusing it. Why ever would you think so?"
I don't think so. Nor do you or anyone else. You cannot be serious!
There is no excuse for murder. Wanting to sleep with a man does not
excuse his murderous acts, ever!
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