Johnny Has Gone For a Soldier

 

Something for the weekend.  Jo Stafford gives a heartbreaking rendition of Johnny Has Gone For a Soldier.  From her 1950 album on American folk songs.  The song reminds us that those who know  keenest the cost of war are those who fight in a war and those who love them:

 

Published in: on November 28, 2015 at 5:30 am  Comments Off on Johnny Has Gone For a Soldier  
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