Long before this he and Mignon had come to a definite understanding regarding the operetta.
He decided to start with something easy and dash off an operetta.
Then the operetta will give us a chance to see a good deal of her, and to bring about a natural meeting between her and Mary Jane.
The operetta was to be sung in the Sanford Theatre, where the dress rehearsal had been held.
The first rehearsal for the operetta came on Wednesday evening.
To leave the theatre on a search for Charlie meant disaster to Laurie's operetta.
He even attempted an operetta, "Don Sancho," which later had several performances.
The surrender was followed by the operetta in which Miss Ethel was heroine.
The "Alice" operetta, which Mr. Dodgson had despaired of, was at last to become a reality.
In order to please her, he proposed an operetta, but she would not accept the sacrifice.