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We’re Gonna Have a Good Time Then

Cat’s in the Cradle (1974) My child arrived just the other dayHe came to the world in the usual wayBut there were planes to catch, and bills to payHe learned to walk while I was awayAnd he was talking ‘fore … Continue reading

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Save Every Day ‘Til Eternity Passes Away

Time in a Bottle (1973) If I could save time in a bottleThe first thing that I’d like to doIs to save everyday ’til eternity passes awayJust to spend it with you And if I could make days last foreverAnd … Continue reading

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The Sacred Power of Three

Trinity, Again I was watching a video of Don McLean’s “American Pie” and listened to the words: “And the three men I admire most The Father, Son, and the Holy Ghost They caught the last train for the coast The … Continue reading

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Christmas 1973

    The last time my son Derek and I woke up to Santa’s presents in the same house. The following year, we moved to a trailer park, and the year after that, I moved to BC.  

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My Father’s Heir (Hair)

  My Father’s Heir   My father’s heir, my father’s heir, No one to claim My father’s name; No one’s my father’s heir.   When I was born, my father moved Away somewhere up north. He took a job, which … Continue reading

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