He told too of how the top gallery of the old Royal used to be packed night after night, of how one night an Italian tenor had sung five encores to Let me like a Soldier fall, introducing a high C every time, and of how the gallery boys would sometimes in their enthusiasm unyoke the horses from the carriage of some great prima donna and pull her themselves through the streets to her hotel.
There are no more uses of "encore" in the book.
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The audience loved the performance and called for one encore after another.
The President has been very successful in his first term, but what will he do for an encore?