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Little Buttercup is a female character in which Gilbert and Sullivan operetta?

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Asked by question answer, 05 Feb '12 02:32 pm
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H. M. S. Pinafore
Answered by klm, 05 Feb '12 09:50 pm

 
  
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H. M. S. Pinafore
Answered by aflatoon, 07 Feb '12 11:29 am

 
  
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H.M.S. Pinafore
Answered by Tanupriya, 05 Feb '12 05:59 pm

 
  
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ON the quarter deck of the H.M.S. Pinafore sailors are discovered at work cleaning brass-work, splicing rope and singing as they work. Presently their work is interrupted by the arrival of a Portsmouth bumboat woman, nicknamed Little Buttercup. Her basket is crammed with tempting wares--snuff, tobacco, scissors, watches, knives and ribbons and laces for wives and sweethearts. She introduces herself in a charming little ditty:

"I'm called little Buttercup,
Dear little Buttercup
Though I could never tell why."

In spite of Buttercup's gay and frivolous exterior she confesses to a canker-worm of worry that is eating its way into her heart. The secret of her remorse, which provides the dnouement of the plot, is not unconnected with the name of Ralph Rackstraw. Young Ralph, "the smartest lad in all the Fleet", and an A.B. of H.M.S. Pinafore, has fallen in love with Josephine, daughter of his captain. But Josephine is sought in marriage by no less a celebrity than Sir Jose ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 05 Feb '12 04:15 pm

 
  
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H.M.S. Pinafore
Answered by kamal purohit, 05 Feb '12 02:33 pm

 
  
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