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It was  James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, and Carly Simon that were the staples on our family car trips.  I remember loving this song even when I was a young girl.  I don’t love James Taylor’s voice (I know, I  know…), but I love the lyrics and sentiment of this song.  It’s very similar to the Bonnie Raitt song “I Can’t Make You Love Me,” but in a lighter way.  It’s like Bonnie’s song is singing about breaking it off with a guy you’ve been dating for ten years, and James’ song is about a girl you just met a week ago.

The line “I’m undecided and you’re heart’s been divided” pretty much sums it up.  And it’s a great line.  And a great song.