¶ 1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 I was reviewing Andrew Muir’s Homer the Slut Volume 4 today, which contains a long series of excerpts from various Dylan books about the song, Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right. The authors express some surprisingly varied ideas of what the song is about. Is is a love song, or is it something more akin to It Ain’t Me, Babe? Myself, I’ve always felt the soft-fingering picking and the sweet voice throws people off. But that just me. Here’s are two representative contrasting opinions.
¶ 6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 Dylan chimes in too, in the liner notes of Freewheelin’ he is quoted: “A lot of people,” he says, “make it sort of a love song — slow and easy—going. But it isn’t a love song. It’s a statement that maybe you can say to make yourself feel better.”