So which of her many wonderful songs to use?
Whitney Houston’s belting cover of Parton’s “I Will Always Love You” is always something to hear. (And now kind of melancholy, knowing what came afterwards.) But for my money Dolly’s softer, hymnlike version wins the prize. Listen through to the very end:
(BTW, Baud informs me he’s making it his campaign song.)
Also, in honor of my esteemed colleague and fellow Papillon (butterfly dog) enthusiast Anne Laurie:
Years ago, I would waltz my own sweet butterfly dog, Orbit, around the room while listening to this.