Michael was only 20 years old when he wrote this song. It proved that "Careless Whisper
" - which appeared on the second Wham! album - could not be dismissed as a one-off.
His vocal talents and lyrical ability are much in evident in this goodbye kiss from a one-night stand, although his actual casual sexual encounters as documented in "Outside
" a decade and a half later were nothing like as romantic, even if the line "There's danger in a stranger" was oddly prophetic.
Alexander Baron - London, England, for above 2