My Dad used to have a car that
looked like the one
in this picture, back
when I was a child, but I
thought I was
'grown'! And I also thought I knew
Time had a way of showing me that
wasn't true.. :)
brought a lot of memories back to me,
sharing a few of them...
Thank God for the
Go Back To The 50's With Me!
Ahhhh yes those were the days My friend,
we truly did think they would never end.
had favorite place's where we'd all hang out,
And we thought we were sooo 'cool'~ without
We loved the 'Malt Shop'
where the gang all met,
afternoon's, that date was set!
drive inn movie on Saturday night,
our Levi's. Our shirt collars tipped upright!
penny loafers was quite a treat.
A brand new
shinning penny to display, was so neat.
maybe you preferred the black and white's
Both kind were cool, and both were 'alright'!
The food was the best too, back then,
hamburger and a malt, didn't worry about being
We had never heard of a thing called
And if we had a' we'd a
laughed and said, "Imagine that!"
We loved to put a
quarter in the jukebox and play,
songs that was popular those days!
quarter you could 'spin' three 45's,
roll was in, and that ain't no jive!
Elvis was top's back then, and oh we loved him
So good looking, and the way he moved, he
was a Pro!
We called him the "King" ~ and he
was to all of us,
We were very mislead, and
didn't know a thing about Jesus!
Nor did we want to
know about Him back then,
But even then He
was calling to us, our hearts to win.
arrogant I was, and so foolish and vain,
realizing who I was following, and what I'd
Jesus now, as my Lord and my "King,"
know it's with Him I'll forever reign!
kept me safe through those turbulent years!
He's cleansed my soul, and dried my tears.