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The Original Abangers' Theme Song

I'm a fan of the phenomenal Swedish pop group Abba. Since childhood, I have been exposed to their music. I remember singing a karaoke version of their equally popular track "Knowing Me, Knowing You". I thought my rendition of the song was heartfelt without even knowing the meaning of the lyrics of the track. 
But now, I can dissect and interpret songs that are closest to my heart. It just so happened that earlier this month I had been listening to some of Mamma Mia's (the movie) OST. And then it hit me with a bang..ers. 

Introducing, the original theme song of all hopeful abangers out there for the last 4 decades or so (if my computation is correct).

Take A Chance On Me (ABBA)

Hugot lines:
If you change your mind, I'm the first in line Honey I'm still free take a chance on me If you need me, let me know, gonna be around If you've got no place to go, if you're feeling down

You want me to leave it there afraid of a love affair But I think you know that I can'…

LSS : Up We Go (Lights)

I have been obsessing with this song for quite a while now. The song is inspiring. It encourages us to live a life full of hope. And reminds us that the best things in life are not always free, they are earned through hardship and perseverance. That's my interpretation of the song. :)
Favorite lines: Nothing gives easy. Easy gives nothing. Always darker days before brighter one.