Comment Of The Day: Candle In The Wind Edition

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Earlier today, I wrote about a poor woman who drove her car into a deep loading dock while searching for a candle shop. Reader Jcarr has written a song in her memory (she didn’t actually die).

It’s a beautiful bit of poetry:


As a gift for your brilliant songwriting, I grant you the Princess Diana version of Reginald Kenneth Dwight and Bernie Taupin’s masterpiece:

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David Tracy

Writer, Jalopnik. 1979 Jeep Cherokee Golden Eagle, 1985 Jeep J10, 1948 Willys CJ-2A, 1995 Jeep Cherokee, 1992 Jeep Cherokee auto, 1991 Jeep Cherokee 5spd, 1976 Jeep DJ-5D, totaled 2003 Kia Rio