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Prynne

William. 1600--69, English Puritan leader and pamphleteer, whose ears were cut off in punishment for his attacks on Laud
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There were several foolscap sheets, containing many particulars respecting the life and conversation of one Hester Prynne, who appeared to have been rather a noteworthy personage in the view of our ancestors.
But I charge you, in this matter of old Mistress Prynne, give to your predecessor's memory the credit which will be rightfully due" And I said to the ghost of Mr.
But this same bone is not in the tail; it is in the head, which is a sad mistake for a sagacious lawyer like Prynne.
For Prynne one of the great horrors of the stage was the introduction of actresses from France by Henrietta Maria, to take the place of young [84] male actors of whom Dr.
Hester Prynne in Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter is an American symbol of the struggle against excess, as well as the timeless debate about how much sex and violence is too much.
Tamara Atkin's book opens with a quote from the Histrio-Mastix (1633) by the anti-theatrical writer William Prynne, who translates a passage from Honorius Augustodunensis (twelfth century) that affirms a connection between the priest celebrating Mass and acting in the theater; for example, "by the stretching out of his hands, he denotes the extension of Christ upon the Crosse.
Cardiff City LFC under-14's squad: Talia Qureshi, Bethan O' Donnell (Vice Captain), Nadine Johnson, Alissa Parsons, Carys Pedler, Eloise Royal, Hafwen Hibbard, Alice Griffiths (Captain), Freya Grandin, Chelsea Deacon, Erin Prynne, Kate Spargo, Grace Horrell, Lucy Smith, Hollie Smith, Katy Williams, Mia Woodruff
H Prynne has pushed the boundaries of poetry to the extremes in terms of vocabulary and syntax.
Corseted in black Playboy bunny leather, she's the Hester Prynne of this unnerving, hilarious, anti-traditional creation, a sexual victim who calls out Santa in every unfiltered way possible, using past shame as a tool for empowerment.
Prynne, who would become a legendary figure in the late twentieth-century British Poetry Revival--the UK movement that complemented what was happening in the US and elsewhere.
The phrase "Truvada whore" has also come into use among gay men as a slut-shaming label akin to the scarlet letter pinned on Hester Prynne, although recently gay and HIV awareness activists and PrEP takers have reclaimed the phrase much as young people did with the word "queer" 20 years ago.
It tells of two couples - the suave Elyot Chase and his younger wife Sybil (John Hopkins and Emily Woodward), and the impossibly elegant Amanda Prynne and her husband Victor (Kirsty Besterman and Ben Deery) - who find themselves in adjoining rooms.