In this he proved correct, for the Merry Widow girl could sing, and she could also act.
Housman then asked her to sing a song from The Merry Widow, which she did.
The Merry Widow gave the gang the wink, said Iky, cynically.
Some one suggests that it must have been a Merry Widow hat, but that's jesting, of course.
You're doing the Merry Widow act while the old man's not looking.
He pointed out that this would be the last time they could listen to the strains of the "Merry Widow Waltz."
It gets down to the plane of pure and sparkling idiocy that the world admires in, say, "The Merry Widow."
As the eavesdropper slid to a seat a phonograph in front began the Merry Widow waltz.
It was an imported piece of the “Merry Widow” type, and everyone enjoyed it to the utmost.
"I think your description of Mrs. Halton as the merry widow is a particularly unfortunate one," remarked Lindfield.