Violetta


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Violetta

prosperous courtesan in fashionable Paris. [Ital. Opera: Verdi La Traviata in Benét, 1022]

Violetta

courtesan renounces her lover in order to save nis family from scandal. [Ital. Opera: Verdi La Traviata in Benét, 1022]
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So I imagined that it was a little girl called Violetta and we were great friends and I loved her almost as well as I loved Katie Maurice--not quite, but almost, you know.
But I must never quite forget Katie Maurice and Violetta. They would feel so hurt if I did and I'd hate to hurt anybody's feelings, even a little bookcase girl's or a little echo girl's.
Barry hear you talking about your Katie Maurices and your Violettas or she'll think you tell stories."
He also acquainted them with the precise amount of the income guaranteed by the Duke of Thigsberry to Violetta Stetta of the Italian Opera, which it appeared was payable quarterly, and not half-yearly, as the public had been given to understand, and which was EXclusive, and not INclusive (as had been monstrously stated,) of jewellery, perfumery, hair-powder for five footmen, and two daily changes of kid-gloves for a page.
"It's just like that story in the Family Guide, where the missing earl comes home to his family just as the Countess and Lady Violetta are going to be turned out by the cruel heir."
Linda Richardson, an opera singer from Cheshire, has joined the Welsh National Opera to play doomed lead female Violetta.
This week's online offer is for six Verbascum phoeniceum "Violetta" for just PS3.99 - half price.
La Traviata follows Violetta, a famed escort in Paris, who falls in love with Alfredo.
THESE are the first pictures of bouncing baby Violetta, daughter of Teesside opera star Suzannah Clarke.
From happiness, to sacrifice and tragedy, the doomed consumptive courtesan Violetta's journey in Verdi's opera "La Traviata" is drama on a high scale.
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