The meme of a ‘femme fatale’ has endured in film and literature for as long as history has been recorded. It did, however, seem to find a special home in film. Inevitably, the femme fatale finds a man who appears to be not too intelligent., and she works her ‘wiles’ on him. In film, this usually backfires. Since I can’t tell the difference between film and ‘real’ life, that’s good enough for me.
From my 2008 CD Under The Mystic, this is
(background vocals provided by the lovely Alli Bee)