Noble Ray Price (January 12, 1926 – December 16, 2013) American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. His wide ranging baritone has often been praised as among the best male voices of country music. Some of his well-known recordings include “Release Me“, “Crazy Arms“, “Heartaches by the Number“, “For the Good Times“, “Night Life“, and “You’re the Best […]
I am accepting personal responsibility For who I am, you know, for instance, The reality is that I have to face the truth, The truth of my actions, of my delusions, Knowing you don’t love me. If my words have somehow hurt you, Somewhere along the way, Sorry I was not your Caitlin. And I […]
Closer, lying prostate between The metal spars was our bodies, I was a woman, he was a sailor man, Both stripped naked, on the Naval deck, We were both serving God and country. My dark hair and my face glowed, In the flickering light of the lamp, And a rope, with the sailor’s knot, I […]
“I’m coming.” I replied, Not looking at him, while clutching At the last moments of him. He moved away, starboard deck To where he became a dim shadow, The fog around him was suffused, With a golden glow. The air was like it was made of mirrors That refracted the light in unexpected ways, […]
Navy boys are real sailor men They have no fear, They know the clichés, Not afraid of being alone, Never forgotten, Extremely grateful, And they can’t help it, But they never forget you, Not even in the slightest. I know, because I just Married him.
But if I could have one dance, I’d carry you across the floor, Swirl you like wind, Tell you “I Love You.” Baby, I’d take you to heaven. I’d look in your blue eyes and say, “I want you, I have to have you.” My hands so tight around you, Begging for your kisses and […]
If I had the power That I could protect you, From all of the injustices, That could befall. But what I do have to do, My hands are yours to hold, To feel the warmth of my palm, Hold you in my grasp. My body is to shield you From falling and hurt, Cascading words, […]