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AIBU to stand up in a performance of Madame Butterfly...

(15 Posts)
Homebird8 Fri 26-Apr-13 12:58:27

...and yell, "Twunt!" at Pinkerton. I think Puccini was one of the very first MNers. I'd have loved to have seen what our very own nest of vipers would have made of this low life!

pinkyredrose Fri 26-Apr-13 13:00:16

Do it, I dare you!

Homebird8 Fri 26-Apr-13 13:04:30

After all, this DH (twice over) bought his first wife on a 999 year lease, fathered a child, abandoned her for three years and married his OW. He then admits his cowardice when confronted by the loveliness of wife number one and his former home and sends OW to take the child from the only home he's ever known; leaving wife number one with a sharp knife and a serious lack of hope.


pinkyredrose Fri 26-Apr-13 13:07:52

Grade A twunt!

Homebird8 Fri 26-Apr-13 13:13:52

She has a RL friend but her upbringing and parental example seem to show a pathway to an early demise...

valiumredhead Fri 26-Apr-13 13:41:14

When I went to see it everyone booed and hissed at Pinkerton at the end grin Proper pant!

valiumredhead Fri 26-Apr-13 13:41:25


Tailtwister Fri 26-Apr-13 17:02:53


ThinkAboutItTomorrow Fri 26-Apr-13 17:08:05

Only if you also shout 'leave the bastard' in the middle of the flower duet....

MardyBra Fri 26-Apr-13 17:09:19

In many ways yanbu, but it would spoil the music.

It's a shame she avails herself of the sharp knife though. The bastard's not worth it. She should just get on the internet and get on the relationships board for a bit of sisterly support.

Branleuse Fri 26-Apr-13 17:09:45

make a point of shouting out RED FLAG regularly

Homebird8 Fri 26-Apr-13 21:26:31

As for the toxic uncle and the enabler mother shock angry

chansondumatin Fri 26-Apr-13 21:50:56

You should definitely boo him at the end. It is expected.

cory Fri 26-Apr-13 23:13:38

This is one case where pointing out that He's Not That Into You might actually be the kind thing to do.

Homebird8 Sat 27-Apr-13 02:47:39

I don't think he would have attended the couples counselling.

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