The difference between singing along now versus singing along strapped into the backseat next to our siblings with our parents up front is that now, we not only pay more attention to the lyrics, but we know exactly what they mean. Then we realize that when we were young, our parents were either not listening or were simply happy we weren't beating the crap out of each other or whining about how hungry/thirsty/tired/bored we were.
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P.S. The title says nine songs, but there are only eight. I have no explanation for that.