""Let us open the show on 26th December with La Locandiera. This comes from "Inn", which in Italian means the same thing in French "hotel garni". There is no proper term to refer to the French man or woman who keeps the inn . If you want to translate this piece in French, would agree to seek the title character, and this would undoubtedly "femme adroit". Mirandolina keeps an inn in Florence, and with her grace and her spirit earns, even unintentionally, the heart of those who stay with her"