"Imagine the scene: an angry father hauls his young daughter in front of a city governor, demanding the death penalty for her disobedience in refusing to marry the man he has chosen for her."
Does love in Shakespeare live up to the quotations often found on Valentine’s cards? Anna MacKenzie takes an unsentimental look at marriage in Shakespeare's plays. Read more →
They took away my clothes, the white raincoat that was an exact copy of Samantha’s, the red woollen dress like the one in her closet and the shoes, bag, and perfume I stole from her. And they took back her pearl earrings. Read more →