Ministry

A play outside a play

Apr 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Ministry

Lent fulfils its name as light lingers in the sky. A dairy herd grazes in a field on a hillside, their night time presence testifying to a sufficiency of grass in the pasture land. Banks of darkening grey cloud will likely prevent the threatened frost.

The play on the radio is about a couple who are told their long awaited baby will be stillborn – it is painful listening. Could such a script have been managed by someone without firsthand experience, but would someone who have been through such grief …