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This song is about eschewing love for sex, which is the "perfect prize that waits among the shells," for which the bait is a quick, loveless seduction, while real love is the real reward. And anyone who remembers The Wizard of Oz knows that the Tin Man really wanted a heart, which the Wizard showed him he already had. (thanks, S.D. - Denver, CO)
The only Irishman to play at Woodstock (backing Joe Cocker), Henry was an early member of Paul McCartney's band Wings.
This all-female group of country rockers were on their way to stardom in the '00s, with a Starbucks deal and major label backing.