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"Is there not one maiden breast"

In Pirates of Penzance...what does it mean? —⁠This comment was unsigned.

  • Oh! is there not one maiden breast/ Which seems to feel the moral beauty/ Of making worldly interest/ Subordinate to sense of duty? = "Does no young lady feel that moral duty is more important than self-interest?" SemperBlotto 22:46, 7 March 2009 (UTC)