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Linda and Richard Find There’s Life After Divorce

Charles Bermant, Globe and Mail, The, 6 April 1985

LINDA THOMPSON’S memories of touring the United States with her soon-to-be ex-husband Richard are filtered through an alcoholic haze and a skewed sense of delight. The marriage had already soured. She’d stalk off stage when her vocals weren’t needed, and would often trip him up purposely on stage. "I was a monster," she recalls. "It was like a Chekhov play."

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