To the famous Strauss piece: [link]
My thought is that Erik would obviously never attend a ball (COULD never attend a ball...unless it was a masquerade ball. And we all know how THAT turned out) with Christine, so suppose they stayed in, underground in Erik's home, and the music from the ball overhead filtered through? And then they got carried away and had a blast!
Fluffy, fluffy, fluffy, I know, but I had fun with this! It's based on a Victorian engraving. Unfortunately, I don't know the title of it, but if someone recognizes the poses, please point me in the right direction!
The Phantom of the Opera is © Gaston Leroux.
Art © me.