[LMB] Chalion trio

A. Marina Fournier saffronrose at me.com
Fri Sep 10 01:59:31 BST 2021


On Sep 9, 2021, at 4:30 PM, Damien Sullivan <phoenix at mindstalk.net> wrote:
> 
> On Wed, Sep 08, 2021 at 10:26:43PM -0700, Bujold list wrote:
> 
>>> Thanks for your answers, I felt like a kind of reality check on this - and other 'sensitivities' or whatever to call it - and I gather not a few people have their hot spots they
>>> need to avoid, being it books or films.
>> 
>> I hated Othello for the innocents’ insecurities being manipulated by Iago, for the malice towards them  and where it led.
> 
> I found myself unwilling to sit through another performance of Twelth
> Night when we got the "Malvolio gets abused and we're supposed to
> laugh".

Being the butt of jokes for merely being different—as irritating as Malvolio might be, he’s not as bad as his name paints him—gets old.

Marina




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