I turn the volume up every time I hear this song. I absolutely adore the intro music. Poor Jesse, he's been working all day and gets the mail when he gets home. After reading a letter from his girl, he tells the mailman that it's not his mail...it's a Dear John letter and can he please send it back. I just think it's wrong to chicken out and send a man a Dear John letter telling him that you're sorry it ended this way. Come on ladies, unless there's abuse involved, this ought to be a face-to-face discussion. The mailman, all he can do is apologize and say Jesse, I'm sorry. But this letter has your name on it and this is your address.
I absolutely love the melody, lyrics, and everything about this song. Here's the chorus: