Thus, the production simultaneously brought to the fore the play's potent combination of gender politics, political manoeuvring and gourmandizing
desires--all highlighted by the chosen historical and cultural setting--and its self-conscious negotiation with the theatrical conventions of the past.
The wife's stymied catharsis becomes the constipated bowels of a gourmandizing
Our second lord, the gourmandizing
Mavramorn, likely gets his name, if from anywhere, from the Russian as 'dark morn.
Despite his protestations, he was not a Cyrenaic, and had very little pleasure-apart from gourmandizing
, drinking fine wines, and guilt-ridden sex-in his exiguous life.
The new gourmandizing
tourist was not deterred by the relationship between product and place but demanded the ever-ready availability of dishes irrespective of their seasonality.
I imagined myself, some ancient Neronian diner, gourmandizing
on a delicately flavoured lark's tongue, or a lightly killed dormouse on a stick.
Fragment 26W similarly traces the inglorious decline of a gourmandizing
and incessant eater, who passes from a luxurious dinner table to a meager dish of figs and coarse barley bread, dubbed "slave fodder.
There are eight references to the lapdogs, whereas the word "pheasant," "pheasants," or "pheasant's" appears nine times, in the form, variously, of eggs, young birds, sport for the Bertram men, and dinner for the gourmandizing