@aeroengineer: ...it must have been one of those weekends for you to post that as your welcome song ;)
It was this or me singing myself -- I think you got off lucky -- in Japan if someone is singing Karaoke and they sing badly people say "he sings with emotion" ... suffice it to say that I sing with so much emotion that I can reduce a room to tears :-)
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