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Porch Light
by Felix LeRoy Perry

Saturday, May 05, 2012
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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Porch Light

I left the front porch… light … on

You know where to find… the… key

This place ain’t the same no more

But I’m still the same… old… me…

If you’re ever feeling lonely

If you get down and blue

I left the front light shining

An invitation just for you

If you ever think about me

With kindness in your heart

I left the front porch light on

We could make another start

Chorus

Sometimes I sit in shadows

Maybe hoping you’ll walk by

Fireflies around the porch light

Don’t seem to care much if I cry

And tonight before I go to sleep

I’ll say another little prayer

You’ll see my porch light shining

And in the morning you’ll be here…

Chorus (2) and fade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 5/17/2012
That is beautiful!!

Jane
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 5/8/2012
Aw!!!! This is so sweet, Fee! Outpouring of longing from a loving heart!!!!


Hugs,
Anna
Reviewed by D. Vaineo 5/7/2012
Fee, What a sweet invitation to love...

Always,
Deborah
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 5/6/2012
Such disarming warmth and candor in these lyrics!
Exquisite composition and it would be so fun to hear your song!
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by Kate Burnside 5/6/2012
Oh Felix!!!!!!!!! This is achingly beautiful and your long absence has made me realise even more the fondness of your amazingly Big Heart and your melting ability to express it. Welcome Home dear friend! You have so been missed and I'm sure many, many porch lights have been glimmering in the dark to light your way back to us all here. It's so wonderful to read you again. Love always, Kate xx
Reviewed by Mary Ann Biddinger 5/6/2012
Singing along with you Felix. Beautiful lyrics in verse.

Lady Mary Ann
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/6/2012
Has the presence of a country song. Though the chorus may be too long.

Ron
Reviewed by jude forese 5/6/2012
you still have the powers of poetic serenading ...
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 5/5/2012
Wow Felix this is a great one. I can almost hear you singing it.

Love ya face Cuz Hugs XOXOXO, Rose
Reviewed by Richard King 5/5/2012
Nicely done Fee. It's really good to have you active again. Dick
Reviewed by Diana Wiles 5/5/2012
The warmth, tenderness and wistfulness of this song had me utterly captivated...I liked the line about the fireflies not seeming to care...Another one for my library...
Hugs, Diana..
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/5/2012
I like this alot, Fee...and I will be looking for that porch light if I find the need...e
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 5/5/2012
There is warmth and sentimental heart in this song to reach another..beautiful Fee~
Hugs,
Chrissie
Reviewed by Laura Fall 5/5/2012
Wow, this is absolutely beautifully written poetry truly lovely and tender !!! Laura
Reviewed by neerja gandhi 5/5/2012
Its just sooo beauuutiiifulll...Fee, lucky ones get this :) and we at authorsden are all lucky...and am sure tetley tea bags worked !! :)thanks for giving us your wonderful verses.... Best wishes...neerja
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