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Monday, June 18, 2012

I Do So Love This

Love the song

The lyrics

The halting, plaintive voice

That catch in the throat

The sentiment

The truth of it


Had me an angel or two

Gone and died

This broken heart

Needs an angel

(And I’m not alone in this)

Someone to pull me through

The midnight rain

* * *


Blogger Yvonne Osborne said...

We all need someone to see us through til morning.

Mon Jun 18, 09:40:00 PM  
Blogger Secret Agent Woman said...

Nice. Do you know the John Prine song, "Angel from Montgomery" (either his or Bonnie Raitt's version)?

Tue Jun 19, 06:49:00 AM  
Blogger Jonas said...

That's the thing, isn't it, Yvonne? No matter how well we've lived, how fat the wallet, how grand the praise, none of that really matters if we don't have that someone to see us through til morning.

Yes, SAW, I rather like that song (Bonnie Raitt and John Prine actually toured together performing that song).

Yeah, just give me one thing I can hold on to/believe in...

(It just so happens I got a "John Prine encounter" story and a pretty darn satisfying Montgomery, Alabama story, too)

You just tripped all sortsa triggers...

Tue Jun 19, 05:45:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Wow....never heard of the song or the singer but it brought tears to my eyes. Thanks, Jonas.

(would love to hear the stories)

(hello in there)

Sun Jul 01, 12:21:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Such a great find. This too: thanks, Jonas!

Sun Jul 01, 11:20:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

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This is what I need to hear right at this moment. Soft mellow music that touches the heart. Thanks for sharing.

Tue Jul 10, 11:28:00 AM  
Blogger Bella said...

Yes, I wonder if love ever comes again after loss or heartache. I am 56 and being alone it seems like forever with no witness to my life events seems rather dull.

Sun Jul 29, 05:08:00 PM  

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