Let us have no ranting tragedies. Too many charactersNot a
tolerable woman's part in the play. Jane Austen Mansfield Park, ch.14.
There are only two kinds of government, the scarcely tolerable and the
absolutely unbearable. JohnW Dafoe Characteristic
remark, quoted in Murray Donnelly Dafoe of the Free Press (1968).
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