Unfortunately for Annette Funicello, life got harder for her in her twilight years.
Her husband, Glen Holt, later revealed that he'd assured her that he'd always help her with anything she needed.
She agreed and respected Disney's suggestion.
It was abundantly clear that she was a huge fan favorite who had a loyal fan following.
He looked at me, I looked at him, and suddenly we knew we were in love.
He was then inspired to make the song that ended up becoming a popular hit.