However, I believe 100% in the healing powers of music, so I hope you will join me for a few moments of music that may help through hard times.
I guess by now I should be an expert on this kind of thing. Twenty years ago, my father in law passed away the day after Christmas. This year, my mother in law passed away the day after Thanksgiving.
I know that some (maybe many) of my readers have suffered loss during the holiday season. It doesn't have to be death - there are so many kinds of losses and disappointments out there. None of us pass through this world unscathed. And it is hard, for those of us who have suffered loss, to go through a season where you are supposed to be merry and bright, but you see the world through sad-tinted eyes.
In the song Blue Christmas, Elvis sings about a Christmas without the one he loves. I chose a live version with Martina McBride for this version.
I'll be back to Music Moves Me next Monday, hopefully.