~ Prodaná nevesta ~
This Czech verse is being added because it is from a world renowned Opera by Bedrich Smetana in 1863 and tells the story of an arranged marriage that started out the wrong way, but ended up a success. The hand-enameled glass stein is ca. 1900.
Prodaná nevěsta, The Bartered Bride
Translation: Roy De Selms
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