Its plot hinges on a double case of mistaken identity, on young masters and their manservants
getting separated in a shipwreck and growing up apart, and this works as well today as it did in the 16th Century.
In 2008, a couple in Italy sought to name their son Friday after Robinson Crusoe's manservant
He sets out to seize a Bank of England treasure ship only to storm The Beagle instead and capture a young Charles Dickens, and his primate manservant
That motto that has served me well during my ill-fated spells as lion-tamer, Foreign Secretary and Boy George's manservant
, so I was pleased by Shahid Afridi's attitude in resigning as Pakistan captain after one Test match in charge.
Mike Beebe in a State Police vehicle as a "manservant
." (To be fair, the comedy actually started in the original July 4 story, in which Jim Wood reminded the newspaper, and its readers, that while he is the state auditor, he isn't actually an accountant.)
But also count on Oprah Winfrey, Barbra Streisand (presumably with hubby James Brolinhe is such a rock), Kate Capshaw and Steven Speilberg, Harold Ickes, Terry McAuliffe (he is basically Bill Clinton's manservant
at this point), former British Prime Minister John Major (what, no Blair?), Doris Kearns Goodwin, Ted Turner, and Denise Rich (ex-wife of Marc, the prominent Jewish philanthropist whom the bride's father notoriously pardoned in 2001).
Instead, she becomes part of a bizarre scientific research project conducted by the opium-addled, debt-ridden apothecary, with the help of his loathsome, treacherous manservant
Who was the Tracy family's manservant
in the Gerry Anderson puppet show Thunderbirds?
In the non-chalant solo, "A Needle in a Haystack," Astaire sings and dances with the insouciant grace that was his instant trademark, flipping his dressing gown to his manservant
and lightly ascending a chair.
Toibin shows him subtly attracted to a manservant
, listening to gossip about Oscar Wilde's trial, spending a tension-filled night lying naked in bed next to future Supreme Court justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., and yearning quietly for a gorgeous young sculptor.
Disguised as an invalid white man accompanied by his manservant
, Ellen and her husband, William Craft, made their way from Georgia to Philadelphia.
No one is quite sure who Franz Grill was or where he came from; it is certain that he was not native to Hungary, though he pursued his musical career and made his modest reputation there, and it is certain that he died in 1792 while working as a butler and manservant
in the city of Sopron, near Vienna.