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MAJOR BARBARA 

BERNARD SHAW 

ACT I 

It is after dinner on a January night, in the library in
Lady Britomart Undershaft's house in Wilton Crescent.  A large and
comfortable settee is in the middle of the room, upholstered in
dark leather.  A person sitting on it [it is vacant at present]
would have, on his right, Lady Britomart's writing table, with
the lady herself busy at it; a smaller writing table behind him
on his left; the door behind him on Lady Britomart's side; and a
window with a window seat directly on his left.  Near the window
is an armchair. 

Lady Britomart is a woman of fifty or thereabouts, well dressed
and yet careless of her dress, well bred and quite reckless of
her breeding, well mannered and yet appallingly outspoken and

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