Ein holder Jüngling, sanft und schon
Having slain the serpent for Tamino [link]
, the Three Ladies promptly swoon over the prince, who has meanwhile fainted...
Act I of Mozart's opera, Die Zauberflöte
(The Magic Flute
Apologies for quality (and please note this is from a few years ago).
illustration, in which Tamino meets the Queen of the Night, is here: [link]
~Please pardon the recent surge of deviations. I thought I'd try getting a few in before I have to take another period of abstention from dA in favour of work again very soon.