After having read the book he confessed, that he is beginning to think, that "anti-Shakespearean cranks" might just have a point. "
....after all accepted that Shakespeare was Shakespeare without much thought because those who don't sound dotty. Yet they include among many others Derek Jacobi, Mark Rylance, Orson Welles, Charles Dickens and Mark Twain."
Gore -Langton seemes not to have changed his mind but he admitted at least he will no more approach the Shakespeare deniers without the dismissive sneer he was used to. One cannot really call this "progress"? What a shame!