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(Sullivan: Iolanthe). Bar. Guardian of Phyllis, whom he wants to marry. He believes his wife, Iolanthe, to be dead, but she reveals herself to him to plead the cause of her son, who also loves Phyllis. Arias: The law is the true embodiment; When you're lying awake (Nightmare Song). Created (1882) by George Grossmith.

Subjects: Opera.

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