Don Juan


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Don Juan

A man who has a reputation for seducing many women. If you're going to date Mark, be careful. I heard he's a bit of a Don Juan.
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6) And so he does--De Rougemont goes so far as to say that A's interpretation of Don Juan rivals Mozart's in its magnificence.
Four Last Songs is a beautiful and tranquil contemplation and acceptance of death written 60 years after Don Juan, near the end of Strauss's own life.
Gracias a la prodigiosa memoria de don Antonio Garcia Cubas, sabemos que la Verbena del Dia de Muertos incluia la concurrencia "en masa a los teatros para solazarse con las terrificas escenas del Don Juan Tenorio", lo que acredita fehacientemente la impronta de dicha obra en nuestro imaginario colectivo, muy a pesar de que su irrupcion se dio en plena revuelta contra Santa Anna, y su entronizacion en el efimero imperio del Habsburgo, personajes que, como diria el personaje de Zorrilla, ni muertos ni vivos humillaron su valor.
For the aged tequilas, Don Juan Tequila Reposado and Don Juan Tequila Anejo, the company's Master Distiller orchestrated his aging artistry, employing used American bourbon oak barrels to give the spirit its carefully crafted baroque characteristics as manifested by the final product's rich color, aromatic bouquet and multi-layered flavors.
Solaire Resort & Casino is actually a returning partner of the Klub Don Juan de Manila (KDJM) for the annual staging of the championship racefest, which is offering a guaranteed prize of P900,000 for the winner in the 2,000-meter derby, P305,000 for second, P163,000 for third, P60,000 for fourth, and P12,000 each for fifth to 10th placers.
Para Don Juan el elemento humano esta representado por el nombre generico de la especie: la Mujer.
En el caso de un texto tan significativo como Don Juan Tenorio, el analisis de las estampas de apertura con que se difunden las diversas secuelas decimononicas de la pieza de Zorrilla permite, como senalo en las paginas que siguen, comprobar hasta que punto el grabado condiciona la lectura del texto y sirve como reclamo para su venta.
The play is fractured in structure, with Don Juan wandering through a dreamscape Ph-illy, where what is real and what is a hallucination is blurred.
If one were to scan the many reworkings of the Don Juan story that could have been as influential on Tolstoy as Don Giovanni, one would have to consider Pushkin's The Stone Guest ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), the most famous Russian interpretation of the myth.
Don Juan was as violent and impetuous as Leontine was sensitive and reserved.
Don Juan said that he was so impressed with the ad's idea that he agreed to do it without even thinking about the pay he'd be receiving for it.
Let us bring to mind, for example, the plurality of meanings associated to Don Juan's myth: even when maintaining its essential features of transcendence, and the indissoluble connection between eros and thanatos, between the sacred and the secular, Don Juan has been read as a sinner and a criminal, as satanic, rebel, idealistic, as a romantic hero, constantly unfulfilled, as a homosexual, a jester, a seducer, etc.
Washington, February 8 ( ANI ): A research team led by Brown University geologists has discovered how Antarctica's Don Juan Pond gets the salty water it needs to exist.
for the first time, would play Don Juan, and also direct.
Both Don Juan A Family Mexican Restaurant and Shooter's Pub & Grill - which share space in one building complex at the Santa Clara Center - will be forced to close shop for the time being after a fire set in the back storage area around 4:30 a.