Recorded/Published: December 16, 1969Harry Nilsson conceived the story of The Point! while writing "Think About Your Troubles". According to Allen Zentz, Harry said that songs often came to him as visions - as if they were movies or cartoons.
Peggy Lee and Sam Brown each covered "Think About Your Troubles". More recent recordings of the song include versions by Belly, Jellyfish, and Holly Near.
Sit beside the breakfast table.
Think about your troubles.
Pour yourself a cup of tea.
Then think about the bubbles.
You can take your teardrops
And drop 'em in a teacup.
Take them down to the riverside ...