Has there ever been a more ironically titled Christmas song than Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas? So saccharine is the promise of the phrase “merry little Christmas” that it was not until I was an adult that I realized how achingly sad its message truly is.
Tagged: the Pretenders
The greatest cover of the Pretenders Christmas classic is the one by the Pretenders themselves. And the title doesn’t mean what you think it does.