Category: ACT I Exegesis

Act I – Signature xiv – Metaphor If For Anyone

| August 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Act I – Signature xiv – Metaphor If For Anyone. I – xiv – (vi) – The preceding . . . recessive enrollment trend.  122-125, The preceding . . . recessive enrollment trend (1.71 KB).             Narrator: Sketches prior to the Trial of Fr. Anselm: sometime after returning from Jerusalem in early Act I, and […]

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Act I – Signature xiii – C’est Parable

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Act I – Signature xiii – C’est Parable.  I – xiii – (v) – Left off remonstrating . . . for all audiences.  Left off remonstrating, Slam . . . finally relented (2.85 KB).             Narrator: TBD                 A Time & A Place (Setting): The Deep South (flashback).                 Primary (active, subject) Ch: Slam & […]

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Act I – Signature xii – Downtime at the Bhagavad-Gita

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Act I – Signature xii – Downtime at the Bhagavad-Gita. I – xii – (iii) – Articulation of Zsigmondy and its impact upon Snorggi’s syndrome. Articulation of Zsigmondy and its impact upon Snorggi’s syndrome (3.89 KB).                 Narrator: TBD                 A Time & A Place (Setting): The Kalisthenes Institute.                 Primary (active, subject) Ch: Lothar […]

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Act I – Signature xi – Episodic Necessities

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Act I – Signature xi – Episodic Necessities I – xii – (vii) – A decoy next shrank . . . to see the seal sneeze. A decoy next shrank . . . to see the seal sneeze (2.24 KB).             Narrator: An outrance examination for the post of village podesta, assigned to early Act […]

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Act I – Signature x – A Handbook of Moral Feasibility

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Act I – Signature x – A Handbook of Moral Feasibility I – viii – (ii) – Out of . . . his mental cocoon. SUBSCENE Out of . . . his mental cocoon (2.67 KB).            Narrator: The suggestion that Inspector Lemert has alien origins removes his appeal as a sympathetic character . . […]

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Act I – Signature ix – Everyone Remembered Having an Immediate Conniption

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Act I – Signature ix – Everyone Remembered Having an Immediate Conniption I – viii – (xii) – Whenever my parents . . . stunned his onlookers into silence. Whenever my parents . . . stunned his onlookers into silence (4.08 KB).             Narrator: This sketch continues Ahem’s narrative cycle, converging with the agnomen’s “new […]

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Act I – Signature viii – The Parallel Nation of Ossian

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Act I – Signature viii – The Parallel Nation of Ossian.  I – vii – (xiii) – Now that he was in . . . our success.* 126-127, SUBSCENE Now that he was in . . . the shady vale (5.23 KB).             Narrator: Frederick’s travels in Hades are tentatively deferred from Act I to […]

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Act I – Signature vii – Transfiguration

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Act I – Signature vii – Transfiguration.  I – wix – (i) – Everyone remembered . . . consuming kelp for starters.  Everyone remembered . . . consuming kelp for starters (1.95 KB).                  Narrator: TBD                 A Time & A Place (Setting): The frozen Atlantic after the Earth’s inversion.                 Primary (active, subject) Ch: […]

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Act I – Signature vi – Changed Tents

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Act I – Signature vi – Changed Tents. I – iv – (xv) – Yes, my son . . . the chaplain confirmed. SUBSCENE Yes, my son . . . the chaplain confirmed (1.78 KB).             Narrator: Act I foreshadowing . . .                 A Time & A Place (Setting): Matthieu’s Iberian estate shortly after […]

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Act I Signature v – Give Me Seventeen Dollars for This Hat

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Act I – Signature v – Give Me Seventeen Dollars For This Hat. I – iv – (ii) – The creation of . . . unattainability. ii – The creation of . . . unattainability (10.8 KB).                  Narrator: TBD                 A Time & A Place (Setting): Damascus, 1231 (C.E.)                 Primary (active, subject) Ch: […]

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