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Everyone Grows Old

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bronco

 Genre: Ballad

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You can laugh or cry. This song has a little of both. Another rough recording sung into the iMac built-in Mic. The picture is me as seen through the special effects of Photo Booth.
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Lyrics
Everyone Gets Old
G Bm
Everyone gets old, there's nothing you can do
C D
Except drink Geritol and feel mighty blue
You've got aches in places you didn't even know you had
And you wake up in the morning and you feel half dead

But everyone respects you, they always call you sir
Your cataracts get worse and everything is just a blur
They give you a discount until the day that you die
And the only thing you can do is kiss your ass goodbye

C D
They give you a pill for every body part
G C
One for the side effects that make you fart
G D G
Just try to remember that these are your golden years

The women love you and you think you're a success
But you look around you're the only man left
And since when is Viagra the drug of choice
You would howl at the moon but you don't have a voice

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Hits: 818
Comments: 10
Fans: 10
Plays: 61
Downloads: 8
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Uploaded: May 21, 2016 - 03:00:00 PM
Last Updated: May 21, 2016 - 03:11:23 PM Last Played: May 18, 2017 - 11:51:41 AM
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Comments
davisamerica said 365 days ago (May 22nd, 2016)
:)
An't it the truth Tom. Enjoyed a lot.
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bronco said 364 days ago (May 23rd, 2016)
The Truth
The truth my friend Jack is everytime I look in the mirror and go "Who the hell is that?"
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jiguma said 365 days ago (May 22nd, 2016)
Geritol?
Is it legal?
Great lyrics - I can see from the songart why you're so popular with the ladies Tom. I'm sure being the only man left has nothing to do with it :)
Smile on my face - thanks,
Neil
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bronco said 364 days ago (May 23rd, 2016)
The Elixir
Well I prefer supplements myself but I have a friend who guzzles it straight from the bottle. Then again there is another friend who likes his over ice with a splash of vodka. I think they call that an old age Russian!
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PeterB7858 said 364 days ago (May 24th, 2016)
Everyone Grows Old
My father-in-law's definition of "old" is someone 20 years older than you :-) Unfortunately he's passed on so I don't know how that rule works post mortem. Plenty of truisms in your lyrics, Tom. And plenty of humour, as well. Nice performance. Thanks.
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egobandit said 360 days ago (May 27th, 2016)
I hear ya
the raw aspect of this makes al the more better Im gonna be 50 in a few months and I know what your saying this is on spot like the performance :)
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Warren Smith said 359 days ago (May 28th, 2016)
Aging
If the pills don't get you .. the side effects will : )

I think the title should be "Golden Years."

I'll drink to that concept .. just as long as drink I'm hoisting is not a Geritol on the rocks!
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Philip18 said 147 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Everyone Grows Old
My 97 year-old step-mother is always saying to me "Don't get old." I guess you give some advantages amongst the not so good aspects. Entertaining, Tom.
Calchas said 146 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
Ow
This one hits me where it hurts! While quite honestly there are things I LOVE about being 63, you did put your finger on a few major concerns.

Some things just need to be said though, right?

Glad you're still with us Tom!

Be well bro!
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Bob Rodgers said 146 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
I
like the lyrics Tom but as I hit 60 this next year I also have a few concerns :-)
Enjoyed!
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I love to play guitar. I have been writing songs for many years and have a large catalog by this time. Songwriting is easy. Writing great songs is hard! Born in Louisiana and live in Texas. I grew up on Chuck, Jerry Lee, Elvis, Ricky, Little Richard ... [see more]

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A ballad is a story in a song, usually a narrative song or poem. It is a rhythmic saga of a past affair, which may be heroic, romantic or satirical, political (affected by the previous three types mentioned, refers to either glorifying the exploits o

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