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Quotation by Brendan Behan
Pat, in The Hostage (1958)quoted by Rae Jeffs, publicist and assistant to Behan, in Daniel Farson, "Rousting in Dublin" Sacred Monsters (1988)quoted by Rae Jeffs, publicist and assistant to Behan, in Daniel Farson, Sacred Monsters, "Rousting in Dublin" (1988)quoted in Sunday Express (London, Jan. 5, 1964)The Hostage (1958)
I was court-martialled in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Brendan Behan (1923–1964), Irish playwright. Pat, in The Hostage, act 1 (1958).
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