kathy's song by simon and g-funk has very possibly the some of the best lyrics ever

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  1. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    it's poetry.

    [video=youtube;jdbeNuvb9Wg]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdbeNuvb9Wg[/video]

    I hear the drizzle of the rain
    Like a memory it falls
    Soft and warm continuing
    Tapping on my roof and walls.

    And from the shelter of my mind
    Through the window of my eyes
    I gaze beyond the rain-drenched streets
    To England where my heart lies.

    My mind's distracted and diffused
    My thoughts are many miles away
    They lie with you when you're asleep
    And kiss you when you start your day.

    And a song I was writing is left undone
    I don't know why I spend my time
    Writing songs I can't believe
    With words that tear and strain to rhyme.

    And so you see I have come to doubt
    All that I once held as true
    I stand alone without beliefs
    The only truth I know is you.

    And as I watch the drops of rain
    Weave their weary paths and die
    I know that I am like the rain
    There but for the grace of you go I.
     
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    Ruffypup Well-Known Member

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    A stick a stone :grad:
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    It's a goodin for sure dink


    simon and garfunkel were masters for sure
     
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    [video=youtube;oc5JLrpXpkE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oc5JLrpXpkE[/video]
     
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    beautiful

    but I just finished listening to Gilaets post of Ned's "Half dozen big black guys."
     
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    Their whole body of work was pure genius.

    [video=youtube;D_-qyW50JAk]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_-qyW50JAk[/video]
     
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    [video=youtube;TJBhdKrwTOc]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJBhdKrwTOc[/video]
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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  9. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    they rule. for realizes...one of my favorite "groups" ever.


    [video=youtube;TNKQFbQdeww]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNKQFbQdeww[/video]
     
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    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    kathy i'm lost, i said, though i knew she was sleeping.
     
  11. doughhead63

    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    The man in the Gaberdine suit, was a spy.
     
  12. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    such an amazing song.
     
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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Indeed it is.
     
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    sounds of silence might be my favorite lyric
     
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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Me too...of course, The Boxer always gives me a chill.
     
  16. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal What is the charge?

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    The Boxer is my personal anthem. It's like they're singing about me. Do you know what I'm saying?
     
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    you were in "Nam?
     
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    Robert of Trawr! :derp:
     
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    A Succulent Chinese Meal What is the charge?

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    I don't think the song is about Vietnam.
     
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    Morning, my man.