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You have to love Country Music, they are the poets of song...

Songs of the Heart

By: Fee (and a whole lot of country music song writers)



While I sadly strolled down Johnnie’s

Lonely Sunday Morning Sidewalk          (Johnnie Cash)

I wondered why I feel such pain

Thinking bout the way I loved you

My Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain


I guess I felt like Only The Lonely       

Or perhaps the Angels from up above

Could it be the placed I dreamed of

When we held hands in the Chapel of Love


Heard that lonesome whistle blowing

That old Midnight Special down the track

Wishing I were On The Road Again        

And I was never coming back


Saw a young couple by the high school

He was wearing Blue Suede Shoes

A transistor radio started playing

Devil Woman just before the news


But these Boots Were Made For Walking    

They waved and said hello to me

I waved from the Blue Side of Lonesome

Watched them just Walk On By


Finally back home Behind Closed Doors

I found a smile In The Shelter of Your Arms

I knew You’ve Never Been This Far Before

In Countryland I thanked God for your charms







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Reviewed by Rose Rideout
And you don't believe me when I tell you , you are a great writer, don't argue with us we know what we read and we know what we like and is the posts that you offer us from the tips of your fingers felix. great write and thank you for sharing.

Love ya face Cuz XOXOXO, Rose
Reviewed by Morning Star
Wow and to think I almost missed reading this
Awesome country song
You used all my favors songs on this poem
Terrific write!!
Peace Love and Hugessss....Morning Star
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
Wonderfully and cleverly penned Fee.
Reviewed by Christine Alwin
What better sounds than country from the heart...?
Reviewed by Sanja Dayslink
What a wonderful way to include those titles, you are a wonderful poet. Keep em' comin'.

Luv Sanja xo
Reviewed by Georg Mateos
Hey Fee, I see you been looking at my colection and my original 33rpm of Nancy wearing that boots...
Ain't funny how Johnny tell us about that dude called Sue?

Reviewed by Dawn Anderson
Very clever writing! Enjoyed.
Reviewed by Flying Fox Ted L Glines
Very cool, Fee! As well as being a neat story, this one is a memory-walk for many. I could hear snippets of the songs playing through your lines.

Reviewed by jude forese
good memories and music ... nice strat ... have a 1972 remake of the 1962 myself ... only 10,000 made ... anyway, enjoyed this poem, Felix ... good feel to it ...
Reviewed by twinklewrites at her desk (Reader)
Great memories of the oldies but goodies you have written within, fabulous write dear friend, take care...Hugs Peg
Reviewed by Sandie May Angel-Joyce
This one reflects great longings!!! Great job Felix!!!

Sandie May Angl :o)
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson
Great melody Felix…some really great lines here
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter
Wonderful words laced with great songs I's nearly forgotten. I'm humming along now that you tweeked my nostalgic side. Only the lonely makes me recall my junior high years and the dances we attended and football games and the first crush.
Thanks for these memories.
Love and blessings,
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
love the memories invoked by these titles--enjoyed
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
Old Johnny the boy named Sue..
Excellent write Fee
Thanks for your support
Reviewed by Connie Faust
We used to do this for the high school newspaper. I'm glad when I see the old pastime being done again. Good old songs, and a story with a very happy ending. It's a nice pic, too, and a catchy tribute to the old country songwriters.

Reviewed by Joyce Bowling
Loved this my friend, you've brought back many memories with the titles of these songs...some of the oldies are my favorites...well done enjoyed!
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Jackie (Micke) Jinks
Very clevery written, Fee. I enjoyed your poem and love each of the songs you've poetized! My foot's a'tappin as I write.
Love and Appreciation ~~ Micke
Reviewed by Deborah Munson (Reader)
Sweet musical country road you walked this fine day. Always a pleasure to sing your praises and read your creatively flowing words, Deborah:)
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Ah - now THAT was music. :) Bring back the good ole days, when singers had talent - everything now is based on looks. A few standouts, but not many ... sigh. Excellent trip down the country road. (InCLINEd to agree with Karen: you missed a few of the ladies - Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire ...)

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
I love all those songs, but you forgot "Coal Miner's Daughter"! Shame on ye, Fee! LOL Very well penned; enjoyed this trip down country music lane!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend (the daughter of a coal miner's daughter, that makes me a "Coal Miner's Daughter's DAUGHTER"! LOL), Karen Lynn in Texas. :D (No joke!)
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
OGawsh! Fist Off, I LOVE Love Love Them Boots!!
(I am a farm girl so I still call mine shit'kickers)

:) Fantastic Idea!! Very Clever!!
I Love Country, I don't care for the big city ;)
Love & Hugs
Embraced ~ Embrassé
Victoria <------TY {{hugz}}

hey them thar ur boots? & gee-tar?
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg
clever...i loved that I could hear the music through those titles!
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