Elliott Smith at La Nef, Angoulême, France, on 10 November 1998. ♥
I don't think I'm ever gonna figure it out
"My opinion about Courtney? You mean, besides her records? Hum… I wouldn’t want her to get mad…I don’t want to say anything that could…She’s…well… you know… she’s Courtney and there’s no one like her…I met her a few months ago in Los Angeles during the U.S. tour and she was very… how to put it… She wanted to take me under her wing? I’d better not say anything, because it could only make things worse!"
Elliott’s handwritten “Say Yes” lyrics.
WRITTEN BY ALYSON CAMUS
WEDNESDAY, 17 SEPTEMBER 2014
It’s always the same story, or almost the same story, people start to talk to me and when I mention that I want to write about what I have learned about Elliott’s death, they…