No, fairly sure that’s not what I meant Written by earwormopera I love our library catalog. Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailTumblrGoogleLike this:Like Loading... 9 thoughts on “No, fairly sure that’s not what I meant” just started reading your blog recently, just had to say this post made me laugh laugh laugh! thanks! LikeLike You’re very welcome 🙂 LikeLike I read an undergraduate Art History paper once where autocorrect had made Die Fledermaus into Die Folderol. Not all that wide of the mark, really. Flameproofing could be very useful in certain bel canto situations. LikeLike I had the same thought re: flameproofing – possibly the library catalog is wiser than I give it credit for. LikeLike Don Giovanni might have been grateful too, and Gunther could have saved all the mucking around with magic potions and blood-brothering and fetch Brunnhilde himself. LikeLike This is an intriguing question: incendiary properties of bel canto aside, what proportion of opera plots could be thwarted, or at the very least derailed, through well-timed application of fire retardants? LikeLike Of course! Trovatore! LikeLike Les Troyens Jeanne d’Arc au bucher Die Zauberflote Khovanschina LikeLike And La Clemenza di Tito LikeLike Comments are closed.