Leaving on a Jet Plane: Peter, Paul and Mary

This song is so very close to my heart. When I returned to Ghana for the first time after 40 years, my former students, on my last night with them, sang this to me. They called it Miss Ryan’s song and said they have been singing it at weddings and baptisms, whenever they’d get together, since I had left. I had no words.

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2 Comments on “Leaving on a Jet Plane: Peter, Paul and Mary”

  1. Bob Says:

    Your choice of songs today are wonderful. This one about you and your former students is unbelievable. You left a lasting positive impression.

  2. lilydark Says:

    Fine choice. I never knew John Denver wrote this song until recently.
    I still like it.


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