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Hammers manager Harry Redknapp has begun talks on an improved contract which would catapault Ferdinand into football's jet-set and shoot down continuing speculation about his future.
As both her first appearance and the wedding scene indicate, Katherine's performances of anger spill out into the streets of Padua, exceeding the bounds of Baptista's house just as the Coventry Herod's rage catapaults him off the pageant wagon and into the street.
In the afternoon we went to the brilliantly entertaining, Legende des Chevaliers, an outdoor show in which Thibaud IV, Count of Champagne, faces his evil enemies to save his love in a spectacle involving jousting, princesses, sword fights, fools, catapaults and a variety of farmyard animals.