...they are terrified of losing whatever audience has been captured by the first half ... so continuity, keep the eyes glued
my problem with ms Derham is nowt to do with her really, i just feel socially awkward at a very middle class dinner party and the street urchin in me recoils ...
alas what would not impair the sublimity of these performances ...?????????
there is a very real problem here, the presentation i watched was made for tv not R3... [a fifteen minute talk used to be it on the old third if i recollect] ... what to do in the interval?
"Society is indeed a contract. It is a partnership in all science; a partnership in all art; a partnership in every virtue, and in all perfection. As the ends of such a partnership cannot be obtained in many generations, it becomes a partnership not only between those who are living, but between those who are living, those who are dead, and those who are to be born.”