Burbage, Shakespeare, Condell, Hemings had been housekeepers with four shares each.
Burbage was clearly manager and owner of the Theatre at this period.
Perhaps Burbage, who had been a Stratford man, would help him.
Burbage learned to anticipate this by yielding in the nick of time.
In order to reimburse himself in some measure for this loss Burbage retained £30 of the rental due to Alleyn.
Burbage could have been heard murmuring, "There, there, my pretty."
She never referred to her save as "that" Mrs. Burbage; the designation expressed anathema.
I used to tease Burbage when I was naughty, by telling her you were never cross with me.
I've done nothing but ring that confounded 'phone day in and day out and all I get is that 'Captain Burbage is away.'
"Speaking of catching him at it reminds me of that Mrs. Burbage," she continued.