I Want to Celebrate 1969

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    Let the Music Play On

    It's been 40 years now. I graduated that summer. Lots of parties and dancing to some of the most famous tunes, of all time. Woodstock,  August in NY. Joplin, Hendrix the Beatles. Led Zeppelin and The Doors, rocked every coffee shop..A car cost about $3,000 and...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    7 Responses Jun 29, 2009

    I Owe It To The Brunette With Blue Eyes

    Globalization was already up and running, so 1969 had an impact deep inside the iron curtain. I grew up in a communist dictatorship, and we teenagers became restless. We organised some undeground club, where we could congregate freely. Nothing really political, but the mere fact...
    AgeingThinker AgeingThinker
    61-65, M
    6 Responses Dec 12, 2009


    1969,Love to celebrate,BUGGER IT!Missed out again,I'm years too late!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Sep 27, 2011

    I want to celebrate 1969 due primarily to three

    things: 1] It was the year of the historic moon landings. 2] It was the year of the amazing Woodstock music festival. And 3] It was the year I exited my mothers womb and entered the world. The year I was born. 1969, the end of the sixties.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Sep 4, 2015

    The year of my High School graduation,

    a year of innocent happiness, hopes and dreams for my adulthood. It was a good year of love and friends and leaving my parents home. No fear of walking on the dark, the middle class life of harmony and respect for others .....*sigh* The biggest fly in my sense of security in...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 16, 2014
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