Love Story. 1970.
It was the first movie my parents saw together at the drive-in. My dad's first big gift to my mom was a jewelry box that played the piano solo from the movie.
She still has it.
In High School, I read the book [by Erich Segal] and still believe the opening of the novel is some of the best sentences ever penned by an author.
"What can you say about a twenty-five-year-old girl who died?
That she was beautiful. And brilliant. That she loved Mozart and Bach. And the Beatles.
And me. "
i cry every single time.