8 pages | PDF | 2.0 MBThis haunting, melancholic ballad by Elton John and Leon Russell poignantly reflects on the pain of lost love and the hardships of life. It is set in the key of F major and D minor and features a total of 86 measures. The melody is evocative and breathtaking while the lyrics paint a vivid picture of heartache and regret. The song begins with a somber piano intro that leads into the first verse, which is followed by a rousing chorus. The melody is a haunting one that builds as the song progresses, culminating in a powerful instrumental outro. The track is a sprawling, emotive journey that will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on the listener.