Saturday, June 27, 2015

The Mary Gloster

"The Mary Gloster" is one of Rudard Kipling's greatest poems. This video is how I pictured it when I first read it. An excellent character study, don't think I would like the character.  Given some of his other works I think Kipling was at least ambivalent, but one of his strengths is speaking in the voice of his protagonist.

Watch and enjoy.

The Mary Gloster text.

Another short video which tells the story in pictures.

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