Biography reveals Queen Mum’s private letters

LONDON – She was known for much of her life as the queen mother. And according to her official biography, she detested it. “Horrible name,” she wrote in a 1953 letter to her daughter, Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, died in 2002 at the advanced age of 101. The official account of […]

Bring Back That Leroy Brown

Bring back, bring back, bring back that Leroy Brown Yeah!Bring back, bring back, gotta ring that Leroy Brown Yeah! Bet your bottom dollar bill you’re a playboy Yeah Yeah! Daddy cool with a ninety dollar smile (oooh Yeah) Took my money out of gratitude, and he git right out of town Well I gotta getty […]

Brighton Rock

Happy little day Jimmy went awayMet his little Jenny on a public holidayA happy pair they made so decorously laid ‘Neath the gay illuminations all along the promenade "It’s so good to know there’s still a little magic in the airI’ll weave my spell" -"Jenny will you stay tarry with me prayNothing ‘ere need come […]

Love Of My Life

Love of my life, you’ve hurt meYou’ve broken my heart, and now you leave meLove of my life, can’t you see… Bring it back, bring it back, don’t take it away from meBecause you don’t know, what it means to me Love of my life, don’t leave me You’ve taken my love, you now desert […]

Good Company

Take good care of what you’ve got, my father said to meAs he puffed his pipe and baby B, He dandled on his kneeDon’t fool with fools who’ll turn away, Keep all good companyOohoo oohooTake care of those you call your own and keep good company Soon I grew and happy too, my very good […]

Now I'm Here

Here I stand (here I stand..)Look around around around around(Around around around around..)But you won’t see me (you won’t see me..)Now I’m here (now I’m here..)Now I’m there (now I’m there..)I’m just a just a… (just a new man)Yes you made me live again A baby I was when you took my handAnd the light […]

Leaving Home Ain't Easy

I take a step outside, and I breath the air And I slam the door, and I’m on my way I won’t lay no blame, I won’t call you names Because I’ve made my break, and I won’t look backI’ve turned my back, on those endless games I’m all through with ties, I’m all tired […]

Funny How Love Is

Funny how love is everywhere just look and seeFunny how love is anywhere you’re bound to be Funny how love is every song in every keyFunny how love is coming home in time for tea Funny funny funny oh Funny how love is the end of the liesWhen the truth begins tomorrow comes Tomorrow brings […]