Fainlight and Sillitoe ingeniously embed a performance of Lope de Vega
's play in a playlet of their own (slightly in the manner of Timberlake Wertenbaker
's later and better-known Our Country's Good). Theirs...
All Citizens are Soldiers was published: a two-act play translated and adapted by RF
and Alan Sillitoe
from the Spanish Fuente Ovejuna, 1614, by Lope de Vega