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Subject: Re: "Eugene Onegin" question
From: Jon Goldberg <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Jon Goldberg <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Fri, 12 Jan 2018 22:53:44 -0500
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I assume that "tragically learns too late" is code for "realizes he loves Tatyana only when 
he can't have her, because a richer and more important man got her first." 

Or, take a look at the lyrics to "Cry Me A River" as it would be sung by Tatyana, lol. 


On Fri, 12 Jan 2018 22:25:41 -0500, Max D. Winter <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>Dennis Ryan wrote (re Onegin):
>
>"What say you all?"
>
>I would say that Tatyana made the right decision, listening to her head (and her 
common 
>sense) instead of her heart.  Life with Gremin may not be the most exciting in the 
world, but 
>life with Onegin would be walking on shifting sand (and as a social outcast, too).  I find 
>Tatyana one of the few thoroughly admirable characters in opera.  
>
>MDW
>
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