- Harold,1930–2008, English playwright.
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The entire world reacted with a kind of fury and horror when Fraser and Pinter went public with their relationship in 1975.
Long before she met Pinter, Fraser was a glittering member of the London literati.
Unconsciously, perhaps, Fraser reveals more about what Pinter saw in her than what she saw in him.
The occasion was a gala dinner during which Pinter began to harangue some unfortunate guest for his political views.
This caused a boy to yelp out, “Is the Pinter a smoking the pipe your mother?”Somebody's Luggage
What business you got up here, an' how come you by that pinter pup?
You'll take the pinter to Don an' fetch me back the ten dollars, honor bright?
If you'll ketch the pinter fur me an' promise to say nothin' to nobody, I'll let you off this time.
Wall, as the pinter approached the hour, the excitement grew nearly, if not quite rampant.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 4.
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- Harold. 1930–2008, English dramatist. His plays, such as The Caretaker (1959), The Homecoming (1964), No Man's Land (1974), Moonlight (1993), and Celebration (2000), are noted for their equivocal and halting dialogue: Nobel prize for literature 2005
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