Happy Home

Album: Harbinger (1994)

Songfacts®:

  • A track from Paula Cole's first album, "Happy Home" is about her mother, who gave up her dreams when she started her family. "I really felt the weight of my mother's unfinished dream of her art making it out to the world," Cole said in her Songfacts interview. "She raised us and was busy with us but would frequently be inside working on something."

    Later, Cole became a mother herself and faces many of these same issues.

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