For today’s 30-Day Song Challenge we are asked for “a song you like with a person’s name in the title.”
There are so many songs that meet that criteria, but there’s one with, shall we say, a twist. Many who hear it assume it to be a sweet love song about a girl named Rosie. But if you listen carefully to the words, you’ll realize that it’s a song about something else entirely.
So here is Jackson Browne’s song, “Rosie.” Listen carefully to the lyrics…if you dare.