"I had this image of a man walking through an empty house with all the furniture removed for the last time as the symbol of divorce and just describing what I see." - Bjorn Ulvaeus
"Usually it's not a good idea to write when you're drunk, but it all came out on that one. By the time I wrote 'The gods may throw their dice' the bottle was empty." - Bjorn Ulvaeus
"I sang a demo of it myself which a lot of people liked and said, you have to sing that. But I saw the sensible thing of course, it had to go to Agnetha. It was strange hearing her singing it. It was more like an actress doing something when she sang it, but deeply moving. Afterwards there were a few tears as well." - Bjorn Ulvaeus
''THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG''
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