Saturday, May 11, 2013

A Song-Poem For Your Mother


Ah, Mother's Day. A day for flowers, gifts, an outpouring of thanks, a nice dinner, perhaps at the fanciest place in town, a phone call if you can't be together and, of course, Frank Perry and the "Big Sound" of the Film City Chamberlin. For those who struggle to express a single original thought, and for whom even Hallmark's cards seem a bit too edgy, I offer here, free of charge, a song to give to your mother, containing the blandest of mother's day wishes imaginable: 



That sound sure is big, huh? Of the flip side, the seemingly endless "I Thought You Knew", the less said, the better:





1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Oofa! You weren't kidding!!!

Awww, I'll bet it made some sweet silver-haired lady get misty-eyed back in the 60s or early 70s, when it was recorded!!! The mother of Jerry Lama!