'Oh Sweet Lorraine' - an Amazing Song Written by a 96-Year-Old! 9:23

A Letter From Fred from Green Shoe Studio on Vimeo.

This short documentary about a 96-year-old man named Fred who submitted the song he wrote to Green Shoe Studio will make you smile, and maybe even cry. This tells the story of his life with his wife Lorraine who has passed away. They spent 75 years together, and his love for her is so clear in the way he talks about her, and the lyrics in the song. You can buy the song here on iTunes to help support Fred.

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