Patience Musical Highlight
Watch highlights from the 2013 musical: Gilbert and Sullivan's "Patience"
Seth Burgett (Lead): I call it, "Oh, Hollow! Hollow! Hollow!" Is it a hunting song? No, no. It is not a hunting song. It is the wail of a poet's heart upon discovering that everything is commonplace. To understand it, cling passionately to one another, and- Ahem.
Ladies: By the advice of his solicitor, he's put himself up to be raffled for! Oh, horror! Urged by his solicitor, he's put himself up to be raffled for. Oh, Heaven's blessing on his solicitor.
Men: A hideous curse on his solicitor! Oh, Heaven's blessing on his solicitor. A hideous curse on his solicitor.
Ladies: A blessing-
Men: a curse!-
Ladies: on his solicitor. Goodness Gracious!
Seth Burgett (Lead): Suppose for a moment that I were to curse you? Ah, very well, take care.
Seth Long : But surely you would never do that!
Seth Burgett (Lead): I don't know, it would be an extreme measure, no doubt. But still...
Seth Long: But you would not do it, I am sure you would not. OH! Reflect! Reflect! You had a mother once!
Seth Burgett (Lead) :Never!
Seth Long: ...then, you had an aunt? Oh!