Daily Archives: January 4, 2020

David Bruce: George Peele’s DAVID AND BATHSHEBA, AND THE TRAGEDY OF ABSALOM: A Retelling — Scene 5 and Chorus 1

— Scene 5 — In Jerusalem, King David and his trainof attendants met David’s son Absalom. King David asked, “My Absalom, what are thou doing here alone, and why do thou bear such displeasure in thy brows?” “Absalom has great … Continue reading

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