June 22nd, 2010

Wise Men - Come let us adore Him

Music Meme Day 12


Day 01- A song that makes me happy ... Come on Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners
Day 02- A song that helps you clear your head ... In My Room by The Beach Boys
Day 03- A song that makes you laugh ... Right Said Fred by Bernard Cribbins
Day 04- A song that reminds you of something ... Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris
Day 05- A song that has a new meaning to you every time you hear it ... If Tomorrow Never Comes by Ronan Keating
Day 06- A song you can always relate to ... Where Could I Go But To The Lord? By Elvis Presley
Day 07- A song that is your guilty pleasure ... Matchstalk Men & Matchstalk Cats and Dogs by Brian & Michael
Day 08- A song you liked when you were younger ... Iko Iko by The Dixie Cups
Day 09- A song that makes you want to dance ... C'mon Everybody by Eddie Cochran
Day 10- A song that makes you cry ... In The Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra
Day 11- A song that reminds you of summer ... In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry

Day 12- A song that reminds you of your best friend

It was hard to decide what piece of music reminded me of Toni ... we have listened to a lot, and shared a lot over the last 12 years.  However in the end I chose the Christmans Carol "While Shepherds Watched" .... Toni used to go to Church as a kid, and like many it has put her off going!  When we met I managed to persuade her to go to a carol service (and in actual fact she has been to one most years since).

When she got the hymn sheet she was pleased that the list finished with her favourite ... one she had learnt from her Gran.  However .... this is the tune they had ... and she has never forgotten, or forgiven them!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qj47NlPhHVg

If you want to have an un-seasonal sing-song, to what most consider the right tune -


Oooops - I only have a Wise Men icon, not a Shepherds!

A James song that reminds me of Toni would have to be Angel.  For the same reason James wrote it for his then girlfriend ... she is an Angel and she just doesn't know it.


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Adventure before dementia

Which Dr Who Companion Am I?

Snagged from lilachigh 

Susan
Susan
Take Which Doctor Who companion are you? (girls) today!
Created with Rum and Monkey's Personality Test Generator. 

You're Susan!

For a fugitive from your own people, you're one of the most innocent of the companions, probably because your grandfather is so protective of you. You bring out the tenderness behind the Doctor's bluster and occasional coldness. You are implicitly trusting of the Doctor, no matter what he gets you and the others into, and your confidence in him helps others rally around him, too. Your sweetness and fondness for humans is the legacy you leave him even after you move on.


She was the first ever companion - of the first ever doctor! But, as a teen, I think that might be a bit wrong! 
 

As you can see by my icon I do think Jiffy is a bit like K9
What?

I Have A Question To Ask .... Don't Cheat

 A couple of weeks ago, I had to drive to North Devon, and went via this village, just to take this sign ... I wonder how you would pronounce it ... no, don't cheat and Google it ... just guess -

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Most towns in Britain have the town they are twinned with listed ... and the 30 is because it is going into the village, hense the speed limit changes.