"I write in order to attain that feeling of tension relieved and function achieved which a cow enjoys on giving milk." H.L. Mencken
This version is still my favorite version. I still choke up during that one part. Brava for remembering, Evi.
Remember that event well and the song always brought back memories. Was a teenager at the time and the Duluth tv stations had constant coverage since the voyage started there (actually out of Superior, Wisconsin--they are twin ports). Everybody was pretty much in shock at the news.
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