I won’t bother explaining the train of searches and side clicks through YouTube that got me to this; I’ll just get right to the subject this song brings up.
How many times have you said, “I love you”? To how many [non-family] people? How many times have you received an, “I love you”? From how many [non-family] people?
Have you ever said it or heard it this simply, this truly, this deeply from the heart?
[Ignore the unfortunate “It’s Cliff Richard” banner]
I know I’ve felt/feel it that deeply, but I really don’t think I’ve ever been able to say it that well, that simply, that heart-felt. And that’s kind of sad. Kind of disappointing.
My attempts at saying a heart-felt “I love you” tend to come out more like this:
Note: For those who pay more attention to the video than the lyrics, let me just point out — the song ain’t about exercise.