For the Weekly Photo Challenge:
Mommy in the Big Apple
photo by Teng and Jane Lambino,
snapped last week
Music by Burt Bacharach and Christopher Cross; lyrics: Carole Bayer Sager and Peter Allen.
Performed originally by Christopher Cross, and here, performed live.
The line: “When you get caught between the moon and New York City…” means…:
According to Peter Allen: “he came up with the line when his plane got stuck in a holding pattern waiting to land at JFK airport in New York”. (see article below).
From songfacts.com , a compilation of articles from various magazines, excerpted, not footnoted:
“This song originated with a lyric that Peter Allen wrote for a song he was working on with Carole Bayer Sager: “When you get caught between the moon and…
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