Originally titled "the town that was mad". It is a warm and happy exposition of the imperfections and failures of life.
"We are not wholly bad or good
Who live our lives under Milk Wood."
Includes such characters as Bessie Bighead
, Captain Cat
, Nogood Boyo
, and PC Atilla Rees
' last play, as he died in the US
soon afterwards, allegedly from drinking "sixteen whiskeys
, I do believe that is a record
", or two bottles, depending on who you listen to.