Like A River

Album: Letters Never Sent (1994)

Songfacts®:

  • This is a devastatingly beautiful, haunting tribute to Andrea (Heinemann) Simon written after her death in 1994 by her daughter, Carly. It appears on the singer's 20th album, Letters Never Sent, released in the same year.

    The line, "I fought over the pearls with the other girls," refers to Carly and her older sisters, Joanna and Lucy. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Elisabeth - Sydney, Australia

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