(Sullivan: The Yeomen of the Guard). Sop. A strolling player, partner of Jack Point. She agrees to marry, while blindfolded, a condemned prisoner, to provide him with an heir, for which she will be well paid. However, he escapes and poses as Sergeant Meryll's son, Leonard, with whom Elsie falls in love! Much to her relief she discovers that Leonard and her unseen husband are one and the same. Aria: Tis done! I am a bride. Created (1888) by Geraldine Ulmar.