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Turning The Other Cheek: Sir John Vanbrugh

Belinda: Ay, but you know we must return good for evil. Lady Brute: That may be a mistake in the translation. Sir John Vanbrugh The Provok’d Wife (1697) Act I, scene i

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The Trouble Of Women To Men (And Vice Versa): Sir John Vanbrugh

When once a woman has given you her heart, you can never get rid of the rest of her body. Sir John Vanbrugh The Relapse The image, via Wikimedia, is of ‘The Kiss’ in The Relapse by William Powell Frith … Continue reading

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