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Related to play the fool: play tricks, bring into play
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A man may play the fool in the drifts of a desert, but every grain of sand shall seem to see.
He'd been due to play the Fool to fellow Yorkshireman Brian Glover's monarch, but when Glover passed away, the Fool became the King.
THE Inbetweeners 2 star JAMES BUCKLEY reckons it takes hard work to play the fool.
By PAUL KEANE EAMONN FITZMAURICE is happy to play the fool - confident that his Kerry team will play it cool.
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As fans of TTN will testify, Barrowman is not afraid to play the fool, whether it's sending up Tom Cruise in Top Gun or donning make up to play a hapless air steward, and hopeless fast food worker.
Jim Carrey will always play the fool, Adam Sandler will always play the adorable dork, Cameron Diaz will always play the ditzy blonde and Michael Madsen will always be a stoic, slightly sarcastic tough guy who loves to beat people up.
Your tickling of feet as windows are cleaned, as you happily play the fool.
My dream acting role would be to play the Fool in King Lear, my favourite play.