SCOTTISH JUSTICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

In this modern adaptation of the children’s’ classic, the role of Alice is played by George Robert Green and the Queen of Hearts by Dame Elish Angiolini with the Scottish judiciary in supporting roles as the rest of the deck of cards.
 
Queen of Hearts: Now… are you ready for
 
your sentence?
 
Alice: Sentence? But there has to be a verdict
 
first…
 
 
Queen of Hearts: Sentence first! Verdict
 
afterwards.
 
Alice: But that just isn’t the way…
 
Queen of Hearts: [shouting] All ways are…!
 
 
Alice: …your ways, your Majesty.
 
 
Life imitates surrealist fiction in Scottish
 
 courts,

                                                    
 
 

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