Number 45 – Own Yesterday! But Change tomorrow…

Mike 2204 (5)

While you’re payin’ your dues, remember
What you leave behind can’t be erased,
Careful who you piss off along the way…

Okay let’s go ahead and kick off number 45 with, perhaps one of the best Aerosmith songs nobody knows, at least nobody outside of the circle. And for whatever reason, if you do know it, you’ve probably forgot about it somewhere along the way. I don’t know about you, but every time I hear this song I get the chills.
A lot of people think this song is about love, and IT IS! I guess what I mean by that is; a lot of people use the song to describe their own Merry-Go-Round with their significant others. And you know what? If it works, have at it! But my personal opinion and you know I’m going to give it, this song is about 5 brothers who have lived half a lifetime together.

These 5 guys have seen both heaven, and hell together. They’ve gotten through their hardest times together, and have come out of it together. It’s about their inner circle. It’s about brothers and their families. It’s Aerosmith telling you; “This right here… This is what’s most important”, and by bringing this song to their fans, their long time,  AND short time fans, they are telling us, that we’re part of it. You may not be in that ‘inner circle”, but they’re willing to share that inner circle, or at least a part of it, with the people that love them. Continue reading Number 45 – Own Yesterday! But Change tomorrow…