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Feb 10, 2004 - "I wish I had a swing like that in my back yard"

Until a couple of years ago, my knowledge of country music didn't extend much beyond Dolly Parton and that Billy Ray Cyrus classic, 'Achy Breaky Heart'. Then, one Saturday night that was conspicuously devoid of social engagements, my husband and I found ourselves at home, in front of the telly with a takeaway. As I channel-surfed hopefully for the fiftieth time, I paused for a moment on one programme, finger hovering over the control like a runner at the starting blocks. But as the seconds ticked by and my eyes remained glued to the screen,...

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