Happy Birthday John!



Lowgens02 at aol.com Lowgens02 at aol.com
Tue Oct 9 16:43:35 CDT 2007


I just switched the words around a bit from Dishwalla's 'Counting Blue Cars'.
Thanks,glad you liked it.Thanks for acknowledging John's birthday.
For some odd reason, all the chatboards are quiet about it.
Maybe it's their secret homage to the "QUIET ONE".
 
 
 
In a message dated 10/9/2007 5:37:19 PM Eastern Daylight Time, TJLY99 at aol.com 
writes:
 
>>>>did you write this poem?? its wonderful...<<<<
 
 
 

In a message dated 10/9/2007 5:01:58 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
Lowgens02 at aol.com writes:

> 
> JOHN ALEC ENTWISTLE
> 
> 
> October 9th 1944-June 27th 2002
> 
> 
> Must have been mid-afternoon
> I could tell by how far the
> child's shadow is stretched
> out and he walks with a purpose
> In his sneakers Down the street
> he had Many questions like children
> often do... He said
> 
> "Tell me all your thoughts on John?
> And tell me am I very far?"
> 
> Must have been late afternoon
> On our way the sun broke free
> of the thunder clouds
> We count only buzzard bass guitars
> Skip the cracks in the street
> And ask many questions like children
> often do... We said
> 
> "Tell me all your thoughts on John?
> Cause I'd really like to meet him
> And tell him why the WHO we are?
> Tell me all your thoughts on John ?
> Cause I'm on my way to see him
> So tell me am I very far
> Am I very far now?"
> 
> It's getting cold
> Picked up the pace
> How our shoes make hard noises
> in this place Our clothes are
> stained We pass many cross-eyed
> WHO fans And ask many questions
> like children often do...
> 
> "Tell me all your thoughts on John?
> Cause I'd really like to meet him
> And tell him why the WHO we are?
> Tell me all your thoughts on John?
> Cause I'm on my way to see him
> So tell me am I very far
> Am I very far now, am I very far
> now, am I very far now?"
> 
> Tell me all your thoughts of John?
> Tell me all your thoughts of John?
> 
> 
> And John and Sean Lennon.
> 
> 
> ps....Jackson Browne too.
> 






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