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    General CommentI'm surprised no one has commented on this song yet. Perhaps that is because the song is self-explanatory. He realizes how empty his life was before he met this woman (first verse) and now he's hoping that he will make it, in the long run.
    stoolhardyon January 06, 2005   Link
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    General CommentOn the outside it does seem that this song is about a guy and a girl. That's what I thought at first.

    But the song was really written about the long-term friendship between Don Henley and Glen Frey. Weird, huh?
    Fluffyinsanityon December 24, 2005   Link
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    General CommentWow Henley and Frey?? NAAAH lol
    MookieBomberon March 04, 2006   Link
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    General CommentKind of reminds me of "Take It Easy." Just settle down a bit, look at things, and see that they're not so bad.
    Nick the Bastardon August 17, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthe long run means well in the long run of life dont worry about negative things that havent happened focuss on postive things and i also belive the song is about don and glen because it means to me even if i am having a good time with my wife/girlfreind i rather be with my old buddy
    joe walsh ruleson June 18, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis song is about a girl Don Henley dated here in Houston...She lived in some apartments in the spring branch area. Hence the phrase " all the debutantes in Houston Baby couldn't hold a candle to you
    alishason July 10, 2010   Link

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