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17 November 2015
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Love the vocals by Paul and Linda on the choruses on this track.

For my liking there is a little too much filler or underworked material on 'McCartney' so its good to come across a track such as this when hearing the album thru. When I compiled my first solo Beatles cassette this along with 'Maybe I'm Amazed ' where automatic choices. Still get a kick out of the song. Nice lyrics too, especially 

"I used to ride on my fast city line,
Singing songs that i thought were mine alone, alone.
Now, let me lie with my love for the time
I am home, home, home."

A really warm sentiment on finding contentment and peace with a loved one during an unhappy time.

"I told you everything I could about me, Told you everything I could" ('Before Believing' - Emmylou Harris) 

"Don't make your love suffer insecurities; Trade the baggage of self to set another one free" ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)

17 November 2015
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meanmistermustard said
Love the vocals by Paul and Linda on the choruses on this track.

For my liking there is a little too much filler or underworked material on 'McCartney' so its good to come across a track such as this when hearing the album thru. 

Agreed on both points. I think you nailed it with underworked - some of the filler may not have been filler had it been worked on a little more. This is one of my favorite tracks on the album.

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17 November 2015
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Paul is often quite loose with his composing, and sometimes that means he gets underrated unfairly. Seems to have been the case with McCartney and McCartney II .

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