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August 1, 2008

This is for Wendy. She made me think of this song today. For the rest of you, this is one of my very favorite all time songs. I used to listen to it all the time as a child, and even found a copy of a Seals and Crofts album as an adult and wore this track out. It makes me cry  – but in a good way – every time I hear this song.

What song is your favorite that pulls at your heart strings any time you hear it?

  1. August 1, 2008 3:45 pm

    That was so beautiful! I forgot about this song, thank you so much for posting this wonderful video! It was lovely. And I adored all those little hummingbirds around the person’s hands at the end. How sweet they are. And the song is so perfect, so hummingbird-like.

    For me, the song that tugs at my heart strings and actually makes me cry is House At Pooh Corner by Loggins & Messina. When I hear them sing “…But today I have wandered much further than I should, and I can’t seem to find my way back to the wood…” I start sobbing.

  2. August 1, 2008 3:54 pm

    Hey, this should be the start of a meme! I’ll post House At Pooh Corner and give you the credit of course. What should we call this meme? “The Song That Makes You Cry” ?

    Let’s tag Joan, Dragonfly, Moonbeam, and… who else do you think will do it?

    Buck will absolutely puke when he sees I’ve posted my crying song. 🙂

  3. August 1, 2008 3:55 pm

    Yes, Yes! Do it. Call it “Insight to my heart” or something like that. “Meme, My Heart” or… I’m listening to that song now because I forgot about that one. We truly are kindred spirits, you and I.

  4. August 1, 2008 4:36 pm

    Yes, we are kindred spirits. Okay, let’s call it “Insight to my heart”!

    Okay, I’m gonna hit post in a few minutes.

  5. August 2, 2008 5:29 am

    That’s a hard one.. I love music so I have songs playing in my head all the time.. btw. I love hummingbirds thanks. To be more specific.. anything from Alanis Morisette, the Glen Hansard, Jill Scott, and Sinead Oconnor’s “The Healing Room”.:D

    Cici – there’s an Alanis Morisette song that I’ve always loved, and now I can’t remember the name of it. Hmm. I’ll have to look it up. The words were especially meaningful to me as I was getting divorced this last time.

  6. August 2, 2008 11:11 am

    I’d totally forgotten that song. It was so nice to hear again and the hummingbirds were so beautiful I have a hummingbird this summer at my hummingbird feeder. I’ve seen him a couple of times. I am so on this meme. But I am having a terrible time picking a song. I think of one and then I remember another and I want to post about 100 of them. So it may take me a day or two to decide.

    Great idea you and Wendy to make it a meme.

    The meme idea goes all to Wendy. I think of blog posts, but I never think to make it a meme. She’s clever that way, you know.

  7. August 4, 2008 3:30 am

    This is a very pretty song. I don’t think I’ve heard it in a long time. Thank you


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