Synopsis by Sandra Brennan
In this operatic fairy tale, a peasant lad endeavors to become a learned man so that he can become worthy of the woman he wants to wed. He is aided by a fairy with whom he eventually falls in love. Unfortunately, she is in the charming form of a 1,000-year-old carp. Fortunately, the goddess of Mercy comes to her aid. Wisdom and happiness ensue.
amorous, education, fairy, fairytale, fairy-tale-romance, God, lessons, love, mercy, mermaid, peasant, wedding