Season 22, Episode 5 Two Monologues: In My Defence; A Chip in the Sugar

First Aired: November 1, 1992

Saskia Reeves and Alan Bennett play adults devoted to their mothers in "Two Monologues: In My Defence/A Chip in the Sugar." The first piece concerns a mercy killing; the other, the reappearance of one mother's former suitor.

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • Rating: TV-PG
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