Opera glasses vs binoculars

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Why it is better to use opera glasses in a theatre? A drama of a famous author is performed on the stage and yesterday you have bought the ticket to get the pleasure of it. To the right, you notice small elegant binoculars, shining noble purple brightness in the hand of a lady. You both sit in the same row, but she sees everything in detail, and you only the general. What’s this? Do you really miss all the fun? The devil is in the details!