Glenn Frey RIP (1948-2016)

Time waits on no man… sad day.  Desperado was one of my all-time favorite songs.  R.I.P. Glenn Frey, thank you for sharing your voice.

“Desperado, why don’t you come to your senses? Come down from your fences, open the gate It may be rainin’, but there’s a rainbow above you You better let somebody love you (let somebody love you) You better let somebody love you before it’s too late.”

Source: Glenn Frey RIP (1948-2016). If There’s a Rock & Roll Heaven… – Do You Remember?

 

Nevermore

Poe’s poem ‘The Raven’ was first published under his own name on this day in 1845. ‘The Raven’ relies on the dark, often sinister attributes bestowed on the titular bird to create a story in verse. The narrator, grieving the loss of his love, is visited in the night by a raven that speaks only the word “nevermore.” And while the poem helped cement Poe’s reputation as one of America’s most famous writers, it didn’t do a lot for our perception of ravens. Time for a new PR team, ravens? –Bing
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