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Watmough, David (Canadian playwright, 1932- ), “A First Death,” a __-minute drama in English, set in _____, 19__,

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  •  © 19__ by David Watmough;  • in David Watmough’s Ashes for Easter and Other Monodramas (Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1972). Cited in The Brock Bibliography of Published Canadian Plays in English 1766-1978, edited by Anton Wagner (Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Playwrights Press, 1980). ISBN 0-88754-157-7, ISBN 0-88754-155-0; also, in paperback (Buffalo, New York: General Distribution Services, Inc., January  1993), telephone 800-805-1083, ISBN 0889220425. Playwright's e-mail address is David_Watmough@mindlink.bc.ca.

  §  Dramatis Persona Davey Bryant (m), great-nephew.

  §  Synopsis “Davey Bryant examines the ugliness of old age when his great aunt dies.”—Brock 1980, 328.

  §  Comment “_____”

  §  Themes family, generation gap, introspection, old age, ugliness.

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