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Laura’s Weekly Song Challenge # 18

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Laura’s Weekly Song Challenge # 18

Weekly Song Challenge, Round 18

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Post a video of a song that makes you think about unconditional love.

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“Not Fade Away”, by Buddy Holly and the Crickets, was released in 1957. It was written by Buddy Holly and Norman Petty.

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Post a video of a song that reminds you of your dad.

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“Forty Hour Week”, by Alabama, was released in 1985. It was written by Dave Loggins, Don Schlitz, and Lisa Silver. It is on the RCA label.

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Post a video of a song about being a good man.

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“Simple Man”, by Lynyrd Skynyrd, was released from their album, “Pronounced Leh-nerd Skin-nerd”, in 1973. It was written by Ronnie Van Zant and Gary Rossington, and is on the Sounds of the South label.

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Three Things Challenge # 27/28

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Three Things Challenge # 27/28

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Today’s prompt: divorce, umbrella, octopus

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Today’s prompt: nose, Alabama, sailboat

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Divorcing myself from living on land, I bought a sailboat. My goal was to just follow my nose, have fun, and  sail to all kinds of interesting places. I started sailing off the Gulf Coast of Alabama on a sultry summer day. The waters were calm, and there was a breeze just right.

When I anchored here and there in my travels, I’d sit on deck under my umbrella. It was relaxing to just take my time to read, write, or sip some refreshing drink. When I got tired, I’d go on scuba diving tours. I hoped to someday see an octopus in among all the beautiful tropical fishes of the deep waters.

It’s a good life, and I’ve never regretted exchanging land for the open seas.

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