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And so we were asleep there in San Diego. And our pilot called us. And his brother was on one of the other planes. And when he was leaving the airport, he saw in his rear view mirror that there was an explosion.
 

And the two planes that were taking the band and crew that we had taken out to San Diego were flying out after the show. And so I was never supposed to be on that plane.
 

At this time when I turn 50, because so there's many of my friends and family who didn't get to see 50-years-old, and so, I'm celebrating for them too.
 

Be different, stand out, and work your butt off.
 

Besides, I'm a gypsy at heart and I like to travel around.
 

But I like to listen to demos. I like to hear the finished product. It's like listening to a song - I mean, a story. If you're going to sit here and tell me a story, I just like to listen. I don't want to make them up.
 

Finding a good bus driver can be as important as finding a good musician.
 

For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.
 

For no. 1, it's great writing, super writing. The second thing is that it's great chemistry with all the actors. We just all got along from the very start. Very get-go, we all got along. We just - it was just like we were all meant to be there together.
 

Growing up is not being so dead-set on making everybody happy.
 

I had lots of breaks.
 

I have learned a lot about myself and come to deal with a lot of things that, at first, bothered me.
 

I have talked to Debbie Hammond quite a bit, Jim Hammond's wife, his widow. I've seen their kids. And last time we played Dallas, a lot of them came over. It's hard for them to come see the show. It's still hard.
 

I think it's a wonderful time for a woman.
 

I think it's the way I talk. I think they thought I was too country. And I'm not ashamed of that by any means.
 

I think they want to keep it separate, but I've never been a crossover artist for some reason.
 

I was singing a lot of waltzes. And I was with Jerry Kennedy, my producer, and he was playing me some songs, and he said, hey, I want to play you this song that I'm going to get Jackie Ward to record.
 

I've got CDs in my car, listening all the time for that next song, because everybody's looking.
 

My family, you know, are all still, you know, very close. We're all still very close. Mom and Daddy are still alive. So, what more can you ask for? Your kids are healthy.
 

Never have doubted it, even when the plane crash happened. I wasn't mad at God. I just knew that there was a reason that I didn't know about why it happened.
 


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