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Search term of the week: “countertenor island”

1. Probably not what Mignon was imagining.

2. But it is striking that the phrase ‘countertenor island’ has the same pattern of emphasis as ‘some enchanted evening,’ from the musical South Pacific.

3. Given that the searcher was probably looking for ‘the enchanted island,’ which is also about islands . . . .