Labor Day,2013..eve of,but why quibble? This day used to always start with Jerry Lewis' Telethon,a harbinger of cool things to come..it seemed it was invariably cold dank sort of dark...school,work Lewis ,not a pleasant feeling. Then,magically,our "Ransom of Redchief" instincts...
playing. He tells me it's more my age versus the stuff for his age, disco pop.
I casually responded, I don't believe music should belong to any age.
To which he quickly replied, now that's a statement.
As I continued to wash the dishes I pondered on this. It WAS a statement...
that can change my mood more effectively than listening to music... whatever my mood, even the darkest, there is nothing more uplifting!
It is the first thing that I turn to in times of trouble and it never fails to help me put things into perspective...
Tell me whatcha say
If you cannot stay down
Then you do not have to pretend
Like there is no way out
I shoulda never let you in
'Cause you got me face down
And don't take this personal
But you're the worst
You know what you've done to me
And although it hurts I...