In the wake of "Ebb Tide," Carl's 1953 oceanic collaboration with composer Robert Maxwell, hundreds of orchestras and singers recorded it. Millions purchased those recordings. Critics fawned over it. Teens made out to it. Couples chose it as their wedding song.
It's hardly inconceivable to believe that its orgasmic climax contributed to the conception of a number of boomers. Were it not for "Ebb Tide," it's possible you yourself might not be here today.