From Bryan Lee O’Malley’s “Lost at Sea”.
Gloria Swanson in Sunset Blvd. (1950)
You’re Norma Desmond. You used to be in silent pictures. You used to be big.
Watched Stuart Lee’s Alternative Comedy Experience over lunch and got a bit lost in David o’Doherty Life song.
This is all very true.
Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita
mi ritrovai per una selva oscura,
ché la diritta via era smarrita.
At one point, midway on our path in life
When I had journeyed half of our life’s way
Half way along the road we have to go
I came to in a gloomy wood
In the midway of this our mortal…