Glenn Miller and his orchestra recorded the tune several times, with a version reaching number two on the US Billboard pop music chart. In , rhythm and blues singer Etta James recorded an arrangement by Riley Hampton that improvised on Warren's melody. James' version was the title track on her debut album At Last! Studio head Darryl Zanuck reportedly said, "There are too many big ones in this. Let's save one for the next. Unreleased recordings of the song had been made in by Glenn Miller. The song entered the US Billboard pop music chart called ""Songs with the Most Radio Plugs" at the time on August 1, at number 17,  and peaked at number two on August 29, Despite its modest pop chart standing, the song is well-known and is still played regularly on oldies radio stations. The James version reached the top 40 in Cashbox 30  and Music Vendor. James' version, with its passionate vocal and sweeping orchestration, is often chosen for weddings and wedding receptions.
At Last! The original release of At Last! Phil and Leonard Chess believed that James's voice had crossover pop potential, so with this debut album, they backed her with orchestral arrangements on many of the tracks. Since its release, At Last! The writer for Rolling Stone exclaimed, "James bloomed into a fiery interpreter on this spellbinding LP.
I think patience and understanding is also important. When he comes home he's so exhausted and just wants to veg out and this leaves me alone again. It seems to me like you are walking into a relationship where there is a significant disconnect from the start. As the patriarchal leader, it will be up to you to figure it out and to dispel her unrealistic fantasies. Find some small proxy act of affection that can be done regularly to say that he cares about you, and that can be kept sacred as a stand-in for everything else that's missed. The independent work is just as important as the work we do as a couple.
I would love any advice you can give. She might want to follow the 'virgin until marriage' part, or she may personally decide to forego following that in secret. The complete week I stay alone and feel lonely without a call or a message and even sometimes without a reply.