Antony Hegarty has the tenderest of souls, and this is one of his most tender songs. It somehow manages to make me feel hopeful and sad all at once. Not sure Anthony would agree with the way I've applied his lyrics to my life, but I think he would be sympathetic.
Listen. It's beautiful.
That particular track comes from a album/performance with Franco Battiato. Watch them perform "You Are My Sister" together below:
And a devastating version of "Crazy In Love":
P.S. This album would make a great Christmas present...