Temptation- My Child song mp3 1984
THE RICH in 1983:
John Merritt - drums
Richard Connor - lead vocals, 1957 Rickenbacker 4000 bass with flatwounds through Plush Amp
Pat Flannery - electric guitar, backing vocals
Mike Thompson - keyboards
Jack Sherman - electric guitar
Married, almost, Richard wrote the song to his fiance, Rita Wolf, when she was on the road with her band and complaining that she couldn't take it and, "if she came home she'd really..." But, promises made under duress, or God, or anwhere, don't seem to last very long. "My Child," is a Rolling Stones kind of song about Rita, with Rita singing the background vocals.