Daily Archives: September 17, 2018

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s HENRY VIII: A Retelling in Prose — Act 5, Scene 4 — Epilogue (Conclusion)

— 5.4 — Much noise and tumult were in the palace yard as people tried to get through a gate to get to a good place to see the baptism of the King’s daughter or see at least the procession … Continue reading

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David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s HENRY VIII: A Retelling in Prose — Act 5, Scenes 2-3

— 5.2 — Before the Council Chamber in which the Privy Council were about to meet, a number of pursuivants and pages and footboys and so on were standing. Pursuivants are junior officers of the state. Cranmer entered the Council … Continue reading

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