How comes it that the editions since 1740 have been so castrated ?
If one of them be castrated when young, he will not develop as well as the other one.
Whether or not the tenor is castrated, he sings like a eunuch.
He should then be castrated, and fattened with the old ewes.
Before the kids are allowed to go out with the flock the males should be castrated.
But in ...