J’aime Mieux Un Vice Commode Qu’une Fatigante Vertu

Moliere

It’s Friday and therefore time for my regular doodle, which this week continues the theme I started last week of producing portraits of some of history’s greatest literary and cultural figures.

And what better person to follow on from Shakespeare, in these times of Brexit, than the man some might consider to be his Francophone equivalent, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, otherwise known as Molière?

Although he really wasn’t as good as Shakespeare truth be told.

And I should know.

I studied a few Molière  plays during my university days. It’s probably my main claim to being vaguely intellectual.

Although I didn’t much understand them to be honest