happy father’s day.

I cannot think of any need in childhood
as strong as the need for a father’s protection.

Sigmund Freud

in the air tonight :: phil collins [face value 1981]
old man :: neil young [harvest 1972]
landslide :: fleetwood mac [fleetwood mac 1975]
im on fire :: bruce springsteen [born in the usa 1984]
dont come around here :: tom petty [southern accents 1985]
father & son :: cat stevens [tea for the tillerman 1975]
into the mystic :: van morrison [moondance 1970]
fire & rain :: james taylor [sweet baby james 1969]

image. my dad and i…

8 Responses

  1. Big Ed Dunkel

    I cannot think of any need in adulthood as strong as the need for a child’s devotion.

  2. Whitedove1

    All of these songs are excellent choices and potent choices.

    I agree with Mary also, Into the Mystic is one of the best EVER.

  3. mary

    beautiful post mia… into the mystic is one of the greatest songs ever.

  4. Ample Sanity

    […] the eye with bittersweet tears or simply makes sitting still an impossibility. Van Morrison’s Into The Mystic accomplishes all three for me, and i will never tire of listening to it. When you’re ready, be sure […]

  5. mjrc

    awww, you were such a peanut. and look how you’re looking straight into each other’s eyes.. sweet 🙂