The song ends with Nixon's resignation, "I've gotta go but you can stay." Although it is most unlikely the President of the United States would have sent a postcard to a then relatively obscure singer-songwriter from across the Pond, stranger things have happened since. Twenty-seven years later, Elton would perform at the funeral of a personal friend
who was not a president but an even more exotic creature, a princess.
Alexander Baron - London, England, for all above