Excerpt: “Please let this be over, not stuck in a world without end, my friend.”

More poignant: “Don’t it always seem to go, that you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone.”

Friendo: “The new Stones song is great. Maybe their best tune since 1997’s ‘Love is Strong’?”
HE: “It’s decent. I’m good with it. It grows on you.”