Song "Nostalgia" Loved by President
An endless stream of people are visiting the Mangyongdae Revolutionary Museum on the occasion of the 110th birth anniversary of President
They look back on the revolutionary life of the President while looking up to his image singing "Nostalgia", a masterpiece.
"Nostalgia" is the song which the President loved to sing.
The spring of beautiful Mangyongdae which limpid water of the River Taedong meanders around, was the one pictured by the President singing "Nostalgia" together with guerillas around the campfire of a secret camp on a full-moon night during the anti-Japanese armed struggle, and it represented the new spring of Korea full of the people's happiness.
The anti-Japanese revolutionary fighters said that "Nostalgia" was the song of guerrillas and the song sung by the President gave them great courage and strength when they faced difficulties and hardship.
The song evoked not only nostalgic feelings but also sense of the sacred duty entrusted by the country and people.
The President weathered manifold trials of history with the song. The song helped him express his joy or tide over difficulties. He sang the song whenever he did something for happiness of the people and recollected the painful past.
The whole life of the President was the shining revolutionary one spent together with "Nostalgia" in the true sense of word.
"Nostalgia" is still sung to convey the revolutionary career of the President who devoted his all to the prosperity of the country and the happiness of the people.