By Joseph S. Bonsall
For greater than forty years, the mythical Oak Ridge Boys (40 million files offered) were at the street enjoyable sold-out audiences with their vintage hit songs like "Elvira," "Bobbie Sue," "Thank God for Kids," etc. As their lovers will testify, an Oak Ridge Boys live performance is an unforgettable experience.
These "on the road" tales, written through tenor Joseph S. Bonsall and spanning the 4 a long time because the current staff got here jointly, will convey laughter, perception, and heartfelt appreciation to their fanatics younger and old.
You'll learn about...The religion shared via all 4 "Oaks" the behind the curtain goings-on of The Oak Ridge Boys what "the Boys" do at the travel bus tales approximately particular fanatics they've met down over the years their shock mega-hit, "Elvira" and the way it happened "Join me as I take you at the street with The Oak Ridge Boys. We'll revisit a few of our favourite live shows, reminisce approximately a few outdated neighbors, and I'll allow you to in on what occurs behind the curtain. Come on along!" Oak Ridge Boy Joseph S. Bonsall
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Ivy had long black hair and sharp and pretty features. Her cheeks glowed red and her breath was hot. She died later of quick consumption. At one station, after we had finished unloading the freight, a trainman told a smutty story. He used words I did not like, and a revulsion came over me. Strange, down, far down in the gutters where nothing but the sludge and murk of life rolled by, I was never to overcome my revulsion from the filth of it all. If my clothing was lousy I watched clouds sailing across the moon and heard linnets chirping and larks singing.
Amy was fond of seltzer and whiskey high-balls. When she became particularly illuminated, she would act quite girlish, and pick up the seltzer bottle and squirt some of its contents in my face. I would join in the laugh, for Amy was my boss, AMY, THE BEAUTIFUL FAT Gm,L 45 and a generous one besides. I felt that she must have her fun, and though a trifle confused, I would keep on reciting doggerel while the seltzer itched in my eyes, and trickled down my face. Amy's legs were as big as telephone poles, and ber arms were larger than the legs of a big man.
56 BEGGARS OF LIFE "We're flatter 'n feet wit' broken arches," replied Bill. "Come an' eat then," said the one-armed man. A breeze came up and swayed the tops of the trees in the woods. The sun threw leafy shadows across the car-door table. The greed of hungry men was the only thing that spoiled the scene. Birds darted over the landscape and flew low across the broad river. The geese swam leisurely in the direction of the tramps. The one-armed man looked up from his food and noticed the handsome buff-colored goose that swam in the lead.