Someone I know told me years ago that this song reminded her of an old romantic but unattainable love.
Somehow this song also reminded me of her through the years — certain lines echoed a sort of sweet nostalgic memory I held.
Someplace I’ve spent a lot of time in recent years is Highland Park, New Jersey, home base of a great band — move over, Black Keys — called The Grip Weeds.
Some movie called “How I Won the War” starred a fellow named John Lennon playing the part of an Army private named Gripweed (hence the name of the band).
Something/Anything is the name of the album by Todd Rundgren which included this song, covered here by The Grip Weeds: