This song could also be called Papageno Wants a Girlfriend. It’s very charming.
I’ve seen parts of the Die Zauberflote, and the best parts, by far, are Papageno. Screw the search for Masonic enlightenment. Give me Papageno’s search for Papagena. 🙂
Oh, he’s also NOT a soprano. Papageno is a baritone. 🙂