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May I lead you away to a silver day passing All your thought are there May I drown your belief in a blue water chasm You can taste the air Memories grow like scarlet poppies On a silver quilted shore Melting in the moment you adore Through the filtered remains Of a picture show past… Continue reading

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Burned Down

Burned down but not forgotten The walls were sturdy but the floor was rotten Men like phantoms moving in the cold Men like phantoms move – well This is the house that silence built This is the place where she takes her shelter I know the game she plays Lays down the hand that a… Continue reading

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Love Junkie

I love you more than all the singers in a motown group The way you watch me watching you out On the front porch stoop The radio loaded with the voice of a god I got this guitar and the faded facade Alabama was the place where I had narrowly cracked I kicked the hotel… Continue reading

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Etta James

I went around my elbow to get to my ear Ever since I been listenin’ I like what I hear Someone’s on the back porch playin’ on an old guitar I hear them calling The notes are falling I’ve been a stranger all my life I’ve been accused of stranger things I like the sound… Continue reading

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