"One day more! Another day, another destiny... Will you take your place with me? The time is now, the day is here...One day more!" These lyrics from "One Day More" from Les Misérables have been ringing in my ears as I count down the moments until Election Day.
While 2016 America is quite different than the revolutionary France depicted in Victor Hugo's novel on which the musical is based, the characters' passions for their causes resonate within the raw emotions from this election.
Tomorrow we will hear the people sing, but first, the news:
Consider this permission to sing at the top of your lungs in your car this week. James Corden, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Audra McDonald, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Jane Krakowski sure did before the Tony Awards this year.
They do a great rendition of "One Day More," but they also remember how to measure a year, in love.
I'll be back in your inbox tomorrow — I know you can't wait!