Actually, Gilbert was an attourney
Posted Jun 4, 2003 20:56 UTC (Wed) by rickmoen
In reply to: Actually, Gilbert was an attourney
Parent article: Parody: Modern SCO Executive
It might be worth noting that William Gilbert was an attorney by profession. Many of his works include digs at stupid laws, stupid lawyers, and stupid lawyerese.
Most memorably in "Trial by Jury", but also in "The Mikado", "Iolanthe", and (as you say) many others.
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