The First Thing We Do

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The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.

Dick the Butcher
Henry VI Part 2, Act IV, Scene 2


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To this writer’s certain understanding, Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, was the creator of the body of work which has been egregiously miscredited to William Shakspere of Stratford-upon-Avon. Edward de Vere died in 1604. He did not have a blog.

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