Her entire role is sung, and we see her singing the way some of us write: tentatively, figuring the world out, one word at a time. One senses that if she were to stop singing, she’d stop existing, unable to feel her way forward in the dark.
Here is a wine with pedigree to spare. Chardonnay from this winery put the world on notice in 1976. As most know, it was then, at the now famous Judgment of Paris, that the upstart Californians took down the French.