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Today is Monday, you know what that means...

Monday, March 25, 2013

After work I play the piano at Ebenezer Nursing Home during dinner time. There are several people who look forward to hearing those old songs they love: Peggy was ecstatic when I played "Peg O My Heart Last time. She also like to yell out woof, woof when I play "How Much is That Doggy in the Window." Several others enjoy "Sioux City Sue" " her eyes are red, her lips are blue, I'd swap my dog and horse for you." LOL...

Eidelweis from the Sound of Music got a nice reaction from my friend, Brian, who graduated the same year I did from a neighboring high school.

Another new song I played last week was, "Don't Get Around Much Any More."

I like to finish with "Toot toot tootsie, goodbye" and also "May the Good Lord Bless and Keep you."

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WENDYSPARKS 3/26/2013 10:19AM

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MSLZZY 3/26/2013 9:23AM

    All great songs with good memories attached. HUGS!

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JADOMB 3/25/2013 11:22AM

    Sounds like a great time had by all.

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MCGS62 3/25/2013 9:09AM

    WOW !

that's hard work playing at a nursing home.
it is rewarding and I have done it twice now
but they always want one more and it is so hard to just walk away when the time comes.
Keep up the good work I know they appreciate it.

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PATTYKLAVER 3/25/2013 7:50AM

    It's so great that you do that.

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RIDLEYRIDER 3/25/2013 7:22AM

  What a wonderful thing you do to help those residents! Bless you!

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