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re: Compare and contrast

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MasterMoose 04:37 pm MST 08/23/18
In reply to: re: Compare and contrast - Max 10:20 pm MST 08/22/18

I think repetition of Long ago and Far away indicates that it is the same man singing about different women - his choice of phrase

The fact that Paradise ended up in a long term committed relationship - praying for the end of time while he doesn't know where Julie disapeared..

> Wouldn't the repetition of "long ago and far away" suggest
> a connection? Happening yesterday and feeling so far away
> might be about the same thing or might not be.
> Might be the same woman and different singers? I bet Julie
> taught many men many things
>
> > No.
> >
> > Paradise: Remembers every little thing as if it happened
> > only yesterday.
> >
> > Objects: Beauty living on the edge of town - But it was
> > long ago and it was far away, Oh God it feels so very
> > far.
> >
> > Also of course: He never knew to where Julie disappeared
> > but he married Paradise and is waiting till the end of
> > time to lose her.
> >
> >
> > If there is a connection to the character singing, it is
> > that Julie was his first (taught me everything I'll ever
> > know..) Paradise was sometime after. He was surprised that
> > one beauty was so keen to be a "kid at play", but this new
> > one was somewhat puritan and frigid
> >
> > > Is Julie from Objects In The Rear View Mirror the same
> > > person as Girl from Paradise By The Dashboard Light?
> > > Discuss.


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