Drop The Baggage . . .

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. . . And Set Yourself Free.

The below video clip was broadcast on Fox’s American Idol.  It features a pretty 18-year-old named Angela Miller, who performed an original song during the Hollywood solo round, serving as the basis for selecting the “top 20 girls” for the remainder of the  competition — a gutsy move.

I think you’ll agree that a “star has been born”, and that “Angie” is a legitimate triple-threat talent as a singer, musician and songwriter.  Her lyrics are as powerful and emotionally evocative as her performance, and impart a pearl of wisdom worth remembering . . . drop the baggage of the past that weighs you down, so you may travel light and with ease on your journey toward self-actualization.

[PS: A brief commercial may precede this performance and lyrics are below.]

You Set Me Free 

You find me here alone
I hear a voice that’s so unknown.
It strikes courage up my backbone,
Strengthen my heart.
A life set apart;
I see that’s what you are.

You come, you come with open arms.
And you say I love you for who you are.
When I was haunted and alone
With this baggage on my back, dragging me down.
You set me free, yeah.
You set me free, yeah.
You set me free.

About Spencer C. Young

Supports the Quest for Self-Actualization
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