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Old 06-22-2010, 05:46 PM   #1
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Just another excuse to post vids Summer's here. What's your favorite song about summer? It's hot as hell all get out here in Virginia.

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Summertime, and the living is easy
Fish are jumping, and the cotton is high
This is one of my all-time favorites, although the livin' ain't easy in this dry heat of the AZ low desert. Yes, we have cotton fields outside of the metropolitan. But I don't see no fish jumpin'. Don't even have a river, man!

We need to get out of town soon, I hope. Temperature of 112F later this week.
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Just another excuse to post vids Summer's here. What's your favorite song about summer? It's hot as hell all get out here in Virginia.

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"Cool cat lookin' for a kitty"

How 'bout some Kinks?

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Nothing like Alice Cooper to kick start summertime when school got out in the 70's:

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This is my new favorite summer song since moving to Texas...

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Can't beat this for summertime:

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Francis. Albert. Sinatra.

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Here's a couple. Of course anything by theses guys makes me think of summer.


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Shall I post a French song?

Nah. I do not feel like spending time to translate the lyrics, particularly in a non-literal way to keep the poetic aspect of it.
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Shall I post a French song?

Nah. I do not feel like spending time to translate the lyrics, particularly in a non-literal way to keep the poetic aspect of it.
Mais oui, certainment. Il ne faut pas que vous traduisiez.
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Shall I post a French song?

Nah. I do not feel like spending time to translate the lyrics, particularly in a non-literal way to keep the poetic aspect of it.
So post it anyway, and trust us. I think it is free.
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OK. I will not be blamed for this 1971 song from my teenage years.

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On peut trouver sur Wikipedia :-)
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Summertime, Summertime by the Jamies. 1958? 1959? Too ancient for YouTube?
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A time just for planting
A time just for ploughing
A time to be courting
A girl of your own
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T'was so good to be young then
To be close to the earth
Now the green leaves of summer
Are calling me home


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