Gilbert and Zorah: ELIxIR

W. S. GILBERT: An Elixir of Love “From Amelia Orange Blossom. ‘I am a very pretty girl of fifteen. For upwards of fourteen years past I have been without a definitely declared admirer.’” A presumably light-hearted, if not hilarious, account, involving the deployment in life’s mœurs of highly elaborate algebraic pretension and at the end … Continue reading Gilbert and Zorah: ELIxIR