you, Simon, for your wonderful Dusty Springfield website.
millions of other Americans, was (and still am) a big fan of
Dusty's. She was the greatest, as far as I'm concerned. Unfortunately,
I never got to see her in person, but I do have a signed autograph
from The Dusty Springfield Fan Club. Remember that?
so lucky to have been involved in her career for so many years
and been such a great friend, too. I hope you realize we all
envy you....with great fondness, of course.
a fan of a lot of famous people in my day, and I've missed them
when they passed away. When Dusty died, however, I REALLY felt
it...just like I'd lost an old friend. I still feel sad today
when I realize she's gone from us forever. There will always
be a special spot reserved for her in my heart.
for a "wish" of mine. I "wish" somebody would
produce a large "exact replica" poster of the "Dusty
In Memphis" album cover. I'd give anything to have a huge
framed copy of that beautiful picture for my living room. Maybe
Simon, I've gone on long enough, so I'll close. I just wanted
to add my two-cents' to your "comments" page and "thank
you" for sharing your memories of Dusty with us. I will
continue to pay tribute to Dusty and introduce her music to new
for the rest of my life. It's the least I can do for a lady who
brought so much joy and happiness into my life.
and all the best to you.
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.