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Old 11-12-2003, 09:59 PM   #1
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In this song, what "sin" was committed?
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Old 11-13-2003, 08:37 AM   #2
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I'd say infidelity. Not the first time he wrote about that ... Interestingly, in the Songbook liner notes he doesn't say, but then he likes to leave it that way.


I recorded this two or three times, but I like this version best. Lenny Waronker never liked it. Around the time of this recording, I got involved with David Foster on the song "Anything For Love," which went off in another direction, so we decided to leave it off the album. I played it for years in concert, and listening to it now, I'm sort of surprised it never made it onto a record before this.

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Old 11-13-2003, 01:26 PM   #3
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I thought it was just me and the answer was supposed to be pretty obvious. Thanks. (he didn't say in the songbook)
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Old 11-13-2003, 03:33 PM   #4
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I can't believe a person could find this song unlikeable! If anything it's a song that should have topped the pop,AC,& country charts. It's certainly a song a lot of people can relate to and if it was meant for either Salute or East O.M.;it should have been included. As stated on DMD3's thread of most and least fave's,I really think this is one of the best rarities or unreleased tracks. Go figure! Later!

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Old 11-18-2003, 07:24 PM   #5
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I remember hearing this song at several of his concerts I have seen. When Thane Tierney at Rhino/Warners was compiling the Songbook box set I asked about this song, and not only did he say that the song was going to be included (as a previously unreleased track), he gave me a preview of the version they were going to use. What a great song. I am so glad it got to see the light of day.

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