Ergo recently posted about songs that describe how she would like to be in love, and those that describe how she's actually been in love.
That got me thinking about it as well.
Of course, of late, my love life might be best described by The Sound of Silence.
But aspirationally, what would it be?
I went through my iTunes music library, and found and rejected a number of songs that I love to listen to. Basically, the songs I love to listen to describe love as dark and painful, or wistful and filled with unrequited longing, or just plain naughty without any depth. What can I say, I like what I like.
But then I found this:
According to Paul McCartney, "this is the way it should be."
I'm not sure I believe it. Or in it. But it's a nice idea, isn't it?
In the meantime, I'm going to listen to something naughty. Perhaps Nina Simone's I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl.
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