If I want to take a breath between verses, I play a few extra chords. And if I forget the lines and want to remember them, I play a few extra chords. And if I want to get up and leave town, I get up and leave town.
The garden is one of the two great metaphors for humanity. The other, of course, is the river.
I never thought of myself as someone who was gonna change music or nothin’. I just thought I’d be someone who’d play my little songs all my life.