Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.
“Oh? Only scum in storybooks sound like scum — only the made-up ones don’t know grammar. But the real scum — scum of the earth like you — you hold words to a woman’s throat with the same accuracy you’d hold a knife and with one simple sentence you knock her to the ground and penetrate her body. Well isn’t that so?” – Woman in Martin Crimp’s When We Have Sufficiently Tortured Each Other