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Dead-icated
by Ed Matlack
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Missed I did the anniversary,

His death on August 8th, of 1995,

I will remember him in my nightly rosary,

This write dead-icated to him only cursory…

 

A hundred or so shows did I to go,

Dead head till my dying day,

Then for certain my head will for sure be dead,

Hope I spend my last minutes in my own bed…

 

Jerry Garcia for President,

Better someone dead than what we got...

 

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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 8/13/2010
He has a nice tie collection now for his heir's bounty. Bought a couple last Christmas. Patrick
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 8/12/2010
Probably heard him play in Panhandle Park back in '67, but then to me, he was just another nameless rock band trying to make it in the City. Peace, love, and all that shit... turned into one big drug addiction and burned out.

Ron
Reviewed by E T Waldron 8/11/2010
Well said,and I agree with last lines, lil Bro ;-)!
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 8/11/2010
Well penned ode...thanks for sharing!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Dayvid Graybill 8/11/2010
"Come hear Uncle John's Band" and smoke one for Jerry! I can hardly believe it was that long ago! Thanks Ed.

Peace,
Dayvid
Reviewed by J'nia Fowler 8/11/2010
Grateful. Thanks for a meaningful ode. J'nia
Reviewed by jude forese 8/10/2010
even after death jerry keeps on truckin' ...
Reviewed by Walt Hardester 8/10/2010
Agree with Fee, but maybe Wille should be Secretary of Agriculture.

~W~
Reviewed by Felix Perry 8/10/2010
I love it big guy...long live the dead heads, willie Nelson for minister of foreign affairs....to all the girls I loved before...lol
fee
Reviewed by pat medlin 8/10/2010
SPit! it OUTTTT ed....took a minute to remember you weren't talking about barrack HUSSIEN O'ba
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