Sami Simon wrote this song whilst he was travelling through Scandinavia and knew, or came to know, that at some-point he would have to leave it’s shining beauty behind him. At least he wasn’t losing in love, eh? You’d never know it from this simple strum and pick acoustic guitar led slice of folky melancholy, with some spine-tingling pedal steel thrown in for a very good measure.
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?