Wild Weeds
Something Was Delivered

      The first two lines of this little song popped into my head right after I saw the mailman put something into my mailbox. Shortly after retrieving my mail, which consisted of a single piece of junkmail, I wrote the rest of the lyrics and after another forty minutes had the song most of the way done. Although this is a really simple, silly, and corny song, they usually don't write themselves quite this quickly. Oddly enough, when I wrote this song I was a little sick with a very slight cough and some congestion. Also it was chilly, but not exactly cold outside. However, rather than "huddle by the heater" I wrote this song and then went about my day. Considering how crumby I felt, it was nice to put together a song that I could use in a video for YouTube! I seriously wasn't feeling good enough to get much of anything else done! (My apologies to J. Cash, Cheech and Chong, and anyone else who might be annoyed by this song!)


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Something was delivered
Something was dropped off
I'd go and check my mailbox now
Except I've got a cough

The air outside is chilly
The air outside is cold
It's so extreme that when I breath
My lungs just might explode

So inside I'm remaining
Yes, inside I will stay
I'll huddle by the heater
'Til there is a warmer day!

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