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** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'. Ask Music/NeilYoung: it's about him.

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** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] SurprisinglyRealisticOutcome follows and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'. Ask Music/NeilYoung: it's about him.


* [[spoiler: [[RapeasDrama "Cherokee Louise".]]]]

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* [[spoiler: [[RapeasDrama "Cherokee Louise".]]]]Louise", about a childhood friend who was [[RapeAsDrama sexually abused.]]

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* The verse in "Song for Sharon" about the woman from Joni's hometown who was DrivenToSuicide. To drive the point home, Joni's background vocalizations sound like crying.


This Canadian singer/songwriter has a few very emotional songs.

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This Canadian female singer/songwriter has a few very emotional songs.



** It's even more hard-hitting when you contrast the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg more poppy, folky version]] from the 1970s to the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKQSlH-LLTQ noughties version]] made famous in ''Film/LoveActually''. The aching and more sensual maturity in Mitchell's vocals, coupled with the superb orchestral arrangement, adds a poignancy to the latter that wasn't present in the former. The original is wistful; the more modern version is heartbreaking.

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** It's even more hard-hitting when you contrast the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg more poppy, folky version]] from the 1970s seventies to the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKQSlH-LLTQ noughties version]] made famous in ''Film/LoveActually''. The aching and more sensual maturity in Mitchell's vocals, coupled with the superb orchestral arrangement, adds a poignancy to the latter that wasn't present in the former. The original is wistful; the more modern version is heartbreaking.


** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.

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** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'. Ask Music/NeilYoung: it's about him.


* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louise".]]

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* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: [[RapeasDrama "Cherokee Louise".]]]]]]


* "Little Green" from ''Music/BlueJoniMitchellAlbum'') is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.
* And "River", holy crap. Strangely enough, a lot of artists cover it on Christmas albums.

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* "Little Green" from (from ''Music/BlueJoniMitchellAlbum'') is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.
* ** And "River", holy crap. Strangely enough, a lot of artists cover it on Christmas albums.


* "Little Green" is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.

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* "Little Green" from ''Music/BlueJoniMitchellAlbum'') is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.


* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louis".]]

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* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louis".Louise".]]


-->So the years spin by and now the boy is twenty\\

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-->So --->So the years spin by and now the boy is twenty\\



*** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.

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*** ** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.


* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louis".]]
* "The Circle Game" somewhat really hits it when she gets to the lines.

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* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louis".]]
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** "The Circle Game" somewhat really hits it when she gets to the lines.



** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.

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** *** Which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.plenty'.
* "Rape as Drama" [[spoiler: "Cherokee Louis".]]


* "The Circle Game" somewhat really hits it when she gets to the lines, "So the years spin by and now the boy is twenty/Though his dreams have lost some grandeur coming true", which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.

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* "The Circle Game" somewhat really hits it when she gets to the lines, "So lines.
-->So
the years spin by and now the boy is twenty/Though twenty\\
Though
his dreams have lost some grandeur coming true", which true
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practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.

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* "The Circle Game" somewhat really hits it when she gets to the lines, "So the years spin by and now the boy is twenty/Though his dreams have lost some grandeur coming true", which practically narrates that [[RealityEnsues reality ensued]] and whatever childish wishes he had [[GrowingUpSucks were simply abandoned and forgotten as he grew older]]. Only to be saved by the {{hope spot}} that 'there'll be new dreams, maybe better dreams and plenty'.


[[Music/JoniMitchell This Canadian singer/songwriter]] [[TearJerker has a few very emotional songs]].

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[[Music/JoniMitchell This Canadian singer/songwriter]] [[TearJerker singer/songwriter has a few very emotional songs]].songs.



** It's even more hard-hitting when you contrast the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg more poppy, folky version]] from the 1970s to the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKQSlH-LLTQ noughties version]] made famous in Film/LoveActually. The aching and more sensual maturity in Mitchell's vocals, coupled with the superb orchestral arrangement, adds a poignancy to the latter that wasn't present in the former. The original is wistful; the more modern version is heartbreaking.
* "Little Green" is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.

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** It's even more hard-hitting when you contrast the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg more poppy, folky version]] from the 1970s to the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKQSlH-LLTQ noughties version]] made famous in Film/LoveActually.''Film/LoveActually''. The aching and more sensual maturity in Mitchell's vocals, coupled with the superb orchestral arrangement, adds a poignancy to the latter that wasn't present in the former. The original is wistful; the more modern version is heartbreaking.
* "Little Green" is about the child Joni had and gave up for adoption. [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments They were reunited later on]], but something about Joni's voice and the fact that she obviously thought she'd never see the child again is just heart-wrenching.

Added DiffLines:

** It's even more hard-hitting when you contrast the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg more poppy, folky version]] from the 1970s to the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKQSlH-LLTQ noughties version]] made famous in Film/LoveActually. The aching and more sensual maturity in Mitchell's vocals, coupled with the superb orchestral arrangement, adds a poignancy to the latter that wasn't present in the former. The original is wistful; the more modern version is heartbreaking.

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