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Bad Seger
by Richard Lee King

Friday, October 29, 2010
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
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I have probably 20 "Favorite" singers, but Bob Seger is near the top of the list. Even when it's not coming in real clear.... But there are worthwhile diversions.

 

BAD SEGER
 
“I’d rather listen to bad Seger.”
That’s what I told my sweetie.
As we traveled down the “Baseline”
listening to old tunes,
she reached over
and changed the station.
 
I gave her a look,,,
saw confusion on her face…
“I was enjoying that,” said I.
“As was I,” said she,
“until we drove out of range.
I don’t enjoy static.”
 
To which I replied,
“I’d rather listen to bad Seger
than almost anything else.”
“I’ll find something better,” said she.
as she continued to hit the presets.
“There is nothing better,” said I
“Have I ever led you astray?” said she.
 
My smile betrayed my thoughts.
as she read my mind.  
Hmmmm,,,, 
many times,,,,
but not in the last few hours,,,,
“I’ll find a place to pull over.”
 
"STEAM ON THE WINDOWS"
burst from the speakers.
It’s the opening line to
a rather obscure song by
Mark Wills, called LOVE IS ALIVE.
Couldn’t have been more appropriate.
 
So, I obliged her.
 
 
© copyright 2010 Richard Lee King
Author of: A Pursuit of Life & The Price of Freedom
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Reviewed by Cierra Norman 1/25/2011
Bob Seger is one of my all time favorites, great write.
Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 11/5/2010
Just give me that old rock and roll....and keep your night moves to yourself. Back seat's crowded. Patrick
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 10/30/2010
:) this is perfect Richard
I love him too
but I am with Donna and the static

Horizontal Bop as
Betty Lou's Gettin Out Tonight
Vickie

Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 10/30/2010
nice!
Reviewed by Paul Berube 10/30/2010
Well done, Richard.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 10/30/2010
Sounds like between Bob Seger and Mark Wells you got your world rocked...loved the story telling in this
fee
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 10/29/2010
Nicely shared, Richard... ...and Bob Seger is good too. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 10/29/2010
Charming ~ Really sweet poem Richard!
Blessed be,
Christine
Reviewed by Andy Turner 10/29/2010
Oh dear, then you've never listened to Paul Weller.



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