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Nóra comes to believe that the child left in her care is not her grandson, but a changeling left behind by the fairies, or Good People, who cause illness and misfortune.
The last album by the California songwriter and changeling was 2014’s Morning Phase, a mellow, Down East effort that won a Grammy for album of the year and (of course) ticked off Kanye West.
But as is so often the case, take a ho-hum little thing and put it in a garden and the ugly duckling does its changeling thing.
Chastised changelings So much for wish fulfillment.
There are also more troubling tales, one of which is recorded by the Grimms, of elves stealing healthy human babies and leaving deformed or disabled changelings in their place.
That’s what the fight over the changeling boy is all about; surrendering him to Oberon means forfeiting a piece of her own history and identity, involving a woman (the boy’s mother) Titania had dearly loved.
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