The Importance of Being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde

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Persons in the Play

John Worthing, J.P.
Algernon Moncrieff
Rev. Canon Chasuble, D.D.
Merriman, Butler
Lane, Manservant
Lady Bracknell
Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax
Cecily Cardew
Miss Prism, Governess

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It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.