by Hank Snow. Rachel Platten with the Amazon Editors Pick of 1,000 Ships last year, which led me to purchase the entire Be Here album. I wont try to tell you that these are the best or even everyones favorite love songs, but they are certainly popular with many people.
4 Contents The lyrics of this song are written from the point of view of a person who is disillusioned with events in life that are supposedly unique experiences. 6 One difference between the story and the song is that the narrator in Mann's story finally feels free when he sees the sea for the first time and laments for a sea without a horizon. Actress Hope Davis performs the song in the 2007 movie The Nines. In most arrangements of the song, most notably in Peggy Lee's version, the music recalls the style of Kurt Weill, typified by songs such as Alabama Song and Surabaya Johnny.