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Song Parodies -> "September Sunrise"

Original Song Title:

"Tequila Sunrise"

Original Performer:

The Eagles

Parody Song Title:

"September Sunrise"

Parody Written by:

The Comedian

The Lyrics

YouTube Video of "Tequila Sunrise" by The Eagles:
It's another September sunrise
Fire-ball of stunning size
See it rise

Though it's just a yellow star
Watch it as it climbs in-to the sky
A day goes by

Ev'ry time when the Sun goes down
Stars appear and moon-glow lights the ground
While Earth keeps rollin' 'round

It isn't just another star, son
It's just right so Earth is not freeze-dried,
Or solar-fried

Some dis-tant tomorrow's eve'ning
It'll go down for one last time
And no more shine

( --- instrumental --- )

Takin' sun in, crops are nourished
Solar power has no owner, son
It's everyone's

It's another September sunrise
Gratefully, with tear-filled eyes,
I face the skies
"September Sunrise" was inspired by a blog of beautiful sunrise photographs posted by matthew, one of my MySpace friends.

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Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 4.8
Overall Rating: 4.8

Total Votes: 11

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Agrimorfee - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
You're a poet, and you know it! Pretty stuff, Johnny...Johnny came marching home again, hurrah, hurrah! Nice to see you!
alvin - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
nice homage to everyone's favorite star....your lyrics fit the gentle melody well
John Barry - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Very nice JD. Hope you're back.
NorCALvotress - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Sir, this is indeed the best month to view the sunRise/Sets; It's also the best time to be on the Coast of norCAL. The pumpkins are orange & ready for picking in about 2 more weeks of SeptemberSun. Sir, this is truly God's Country!
Below Average Dave - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Sunrises are beautiful, I've seen it set over Clearwater beach, and rise over the St. Louis Arch, It brings peace to the mind and spirit. I echo John Barry's comment--I too hope you are back, a lot of people are slowly coming back, we all miss you.
2Eagle - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
There's nothing like fall to inspire good poetry.
Johnny D - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Thanks Agrimorfee, alvin, JB, NorCALvotress, Below Average Dave, and 2Eagle. I've been posting parodies much less frequently than I used to ... but when the inspiration's there, I go for it! Every now and then I come by and read some of the daily postings and vote & comment on some - so I guess I've never really "left". I suppose I'm what one might call an "AmiRight Parodist Emeritus" -- who's enjoying his "retirement" to the max! Thanks again.
AFW - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
I've never tried a September sunrise, but sounds delicious
Johnny D - September 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Thanks, AFW.
Meriadoc - September 05, 2008 - Report this comment
I tossed out 9-11 by verse 3, and the moon by verse 6, but I finally got there... :-)
Johnny D - September 05, 2008 - Report this comment
Thanks, Merry.

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