As the lawn dries, cracks and slides inexorably from ‘Centre Court on Men’s Final Day’ to ‘Summer of ’76’ I find myself in need of verdant shades.
Enter stage left, an elderly bit player:
Something ready-to-wear which to the faint-hearted may seem beyond redemption, but I say cut her down from the gallows, furnish her with a new coat and send her on her way.
Title – King Richard II Act II Scene I
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