Fylde Coast Musings vs Cyprus Life – in pictures

Originally from a small mill town in Heywood, Lancashire (United Kingdom) we moved overseas at the beginning of March 2004 and spent the next glorious 12 years in Limassol, Cyprus. Sadly, in 2016 we had to return permanently to UK due to family ill health. We now live on the Fylde coast where the river Wyre meets the Irish sea just across from Fleetwood. More places to discover and capture on camera!

Donna Summer has gone to MacArthur Park forever – RIP

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This was always an excellent song and I really loved the version by Richard Harris of this fantastic song as written by Jimmy Web.

But today we were all shocked to hear that Donna Summer passed away today at the nothing age of 63 years. Very scary stuff when you’re getting to your mid-50’s.

So let’s remember Donna with her live version here:

Live versions really don’t come much better than that!

And for the Richard Harris fans amongst us – here’s his version plus a montage of his movie roles:

For the music buffs too – just how many cover versions do you reckon there have been of this amazing but totally baffling song? Click the link to find out what Wiki say…

Want the lyrics? Check ’em out then tell me what it all means, please!


Author: Fylde Coast Musings aka CyprusPictures

I'm "Shell" or Michele - formerly a UK Expat living in Cyprus since March 2004. Sadly, we had to return to UK in April 2016 due to family illness. We now live "over Wyre" where the "River meets the Sea" at Knott End on Sea, Fylde coast, Lancashire. If you like my photos, you can see more of them on Flickr (Thulborn-Chapman Photography): http://www.flickr.com/photos/cypruspictures/albums/ and don't forget to check me out on Twitter too - you can find me: @CyprusPictures aka Fylde Coast Musings Enjoy!

One thought on “Donna Summer has gone to MacArthur Park forever – RIP

  1. She’s not in MacArthur’s Park but in Heaven instead, as she was a Born-again Christian, like me. So, ‘Heaven Knows’!

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