Pat McGeegan Chance Of A Lifetime
"Chance of a Lifetime" was the Irish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1968, performed in English by Pat McGeegan. It was written by John Kennedy.
The song is a ballad, with McGeegan reminiscing about the first time he saw his lover. He tells her that he thought her appearance in his life was "the chance of a lifetime", and goes on to explain that he doesn't want to lose such a chance.
At the close of voting, it had received 18 points, placing 4th in a field of 17. However, the song went to the top of the Irish singles chart.