[LMB] When World-Views Collide, books
baur at chello.at
Sun Jan 9 06:15:25 GMT 2022
Am 09.01.2022 um 04:58 schrieb Sylvia McIvers:
> On Sat, Jan 8, 2022 at 9:42 AM Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
>> Gwynne: Totally irrelevant side note: One of my pet hates (and a source
>> of a lot of private hilarity at times) is the way people use 'Romeo and
>> Juliet' to refer to a romance between two people, or characters. I
>> wonder how many people know how the play ends.
>> -- .
> How it ENDS? How about, how it STARTS?
> With Romeo sighing and pining over the Fair Rosaline.
> And then he sees Juliet and throws over Rosaline before he even talks to
yes - 14 year olds ... both of them ..
and like any teenager in that age, drama queens to the nth power
> I bet if the parents hadn't stood in the way, R&J would have lasted two
> weeks. A month, tops. And then Romeo would be sighing and pining over some
> other fair maiden.
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