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Subject: Re: Plot failures (was perfect operas)
From: Rich Lowenthal <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Rich Lowenthal <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:26:34 +0000

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Personally, I find La Wally has one of the silliest operatic endings. If 
only they had heeded the Weather Channel warning, "Don't sing opera in 
avalanche zones."

------ Original Message ------
From: "Idia Legray" <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask]
Sent: 8/10/2018 8:00:11 AM
Subject: Re: Plot failures (was perfect operas)

>What could be sillier than a guy just being married to his love only to 
>a horn blow -- which causes him to become gallant and kill himself as 
>promised his sworn enemy he'd do if and when he heard that horn blow.
>(first things first, you know!)
>How about a guy who doesn't even recognize the voice of his own beloved
>behind her veil in the garden and professes his love to her (the wrong
>And where does this same guy end up when his senior relative Charles
>pulls him into a what? tomb?
>Wouldn't you think that, upon discovering your daughter in a sack 
>you'd immediately call for a doctor instead of having a long discussion 
>her about not dying?

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