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Old December 1 2012, 01:39 AM   #24
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Re: Joss Whedon's Much Ado About Nothing

Gaith wrote: View Post
^ Are they, though, or are we just so used to seeing them freely transposed that we've come to accept it as natural?
Well, it's not as if Shakespeare himself didn't update the settings of his own plays. "The clock hath stricken three?" They didn't have clocks that struck the hour in Ancient Rome! His portrayals of historical times and places were generally more like the world he and his audience lived in.
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