It’s twenty five years since I first heard this song, but it can still choke me up sometimes. I think it is one of the greatest love songs ever written, because it is real – a song about real people, not young idealized lovers, but people who grow, and change, and age, and worry about it – but still love each other.

The Canada Day Stanfest continues…


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Tim Chesterton

Family man; pastor of St. Margaret's Anglican Church on Ellerslie Road, Edmonton; storyteller; traditional folk musician and occasional songwriter. Email me at timchesterton at outlook dot com.

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