That song reminded me of Butterfly McQueen, the actress: (What a delightful first name!)
who in turn reminded me of this fabulous hat by Philip Treacy for Alexander McQueen. It's fit for a true opera diva to wear:
That notion reminded me of this film:
and of course, of the wonderful Wilhelmina Wiggins Fernandez:
She reminded me of Kathleen Battle, whom I saw and heard in the early nineties. She wasn't so kind to her female accompanist, and I have heard it mentioned that the diva's last name also describes her disposition.
But as Pat Benatar sings, "Love is a battlefield":