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 Reply You’re very welcome 🙂 LikeLike Reply 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 Reply I had the same thought re: flameproofing – possibly the library catalog is wiser than I give it credit for. LikeLike Reply 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 Reply 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 Reply Of course! Trovatore! LikeLike Reply Les Troyens Jeanne d’Arc au bucher Die Zauberflote Khovanschina LikeLike Reply And La Clemenza di Tito LikeLike Reply Leave a comment Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.