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On the 20th Anniversary of Johnny Cash's Passing

Published 9 months ago by Andy Chanley

September 12, 2023, marks 20 years since the passing of Johnny Cash.  Some of my fondest early memories are of watching The Johnny Cash Show on Wednesday nights in 1971 with all eight members of my family gathered around.

They say you should never meet your heroes because they’ll disappoint you; and actually, I never did meet The Man in Black face-to-face.  But, I experienced enough of Johnny, and the character of the people in his orbit, to be convinced that there’s absolutely no way I could ever have been disappointed.


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