Later he met a prima donna
, fell in love with and married her, forsook telephony for ballooning, and lost his life in attempting to fly across the English Channel.
Winner: Prize is a Prima Donna
De Luxe machine and 4 x 1KG of Espre beans, equivalent to a coffee a day for a year.
Adelina Patti was perhaps the most celebrated singer of her time and, as a prima donna
THE PARTY of presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte called Vice President Jejomar Binay a prima donna
for delaying the presidential debate on Sunday at the University of the Philippines in Cebu.
Being a prima donna
in the 19th century - a leading star in operatic circles - was an extraordinary licence for women to assume," Prof Cowgill said.
The eccentric 67-year-old said last month: "Pandev's a very good playerbutobviously he is a prima donna
, a player it's easy not to like.
The rapper pulled a prima donna
act during a gig, swearing at techies and storming off stage.
By centering her study on several relatively unknown singers whose lives and careers can be adequately documented, we are given a more complete portrait of what it meant to be a prima donna
in the second tier of singers rather than the prima donna assoluta who ruled the opera world.
If you think him a prima donna
, spoiled or out of touch with the real world.
STEVEN Gerrard sent an impassioned message to Northern Ireland legend Gerry Armstrong, saying: I'm not a prima donna
I HAVE to admit I was surprised that Gerrard is staying after he behaved like a prima donna
To be a prima donna
, then, or fa la prima donna (to play the prima donna) came in more generalised use to mean a spoiled, conceited or temperamental person some of which connotations have become synonymous with the term diva.
If you seriously consider hiring a prima donna
, Toker says, weigh your ability to harness that strong producer against how he could disrupt business.
CHRIS Evans was branded a liar and a prima donna
today by a High Court judge who threw out his multi-million-pound damages claim against the radio station where he was once the owner and star.
CHRIS EVANS (below) was branded a liar and a prima donna
today by a High Court judge who threw out his multi-million pound damages claim against the radio station where he was once the owner and star.