Written by Tommy Shaw, this joyful song is addressed to "Hannah," with Shaw mentioning the name several times:
Hannah you're with me in spirit wherever I go
Hannah you're my inspiration my fountain of youth
Hannah I'm honestly hoping you'll always be there...
Shaw has a daughter named "Hannah," but the song came first - she was born in 1987, nine years later. In the song, the name represents the band's female fans as a collective, with Shaw sharing his respect and compassion for them.
As for Hannah Shaw, she became known as "The Kitten Lady
" for her work with cats.