The song appeals to me for its classic pop sound, but also for its combination of an upbeat melody with rather wistful lyrics. The theme is a fairly common one in Christmas pop music – it’s supposed to be the happiest time of year, but you’re separated from someone you love and that makes it sad:
What song is it? The lyrics are quoted, and other thoughts about the song are shared, in a guest post for My Friend Amy as part of her “25 Days of Christmas Music” leading up to the Big Day. Please go visit her to read the rest of the post...but while you’re here, tell me about one of your favorite holiday songs in the comments!