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Song of the Day: Warren Zevon's "Keep Me In Your Heart"

Published April 30, 2012 12:44 pm

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My brother-in-law died of blood cancer in March, and I was asked to write the obituary and deliver the eulogy. At the Mass, after I said some remarks about Willy and what he meant to us and my sister — too young, at 38, to be a widow — I closed with some lines from Warren Zevon's "Keep Me in Your Heart," which we wrote as he was dying from cancer:


And here is Michael Dean Damron performing the song at the Heavy Metal Shop in 2011: