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#1146664 - 12/01/18 12:27 PM What is the Price?  
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What is the Price ?(Neil Cotton)

https://www.soundclick.com/html5/v4/player.cfm?songID=13813426

Christmas and birthdays celebrate the same.
Giving gifts you bought to play the game.
Are they as tradition decrees?
Or presents folks really need

Yes it drives the economy
But honestly

Thereís so much waste.
A disassembly line
Wrappings, and boxes
Toys break in no time
Letís face the truth whatís it worth
What is the price weíve put on Earth

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show them
For kids sake be well aware
Gift the future show we care.

One footprint over the ecoline
Will it happen on our dime?

Thereís so much waste.
A disassembly line
Wrappings, and boxes
Toys break in no time
Letís face the truth whatís it worth
What is the price weíve put on Earth

What is the price weíve put on Earth

#1146665 - 12/01/18 03:50 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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Right on all points Neil.
Good one.

Vic


It's never too late? Yes it is, so do it now.

If, given time, a monkey can write the complete works of Shakespeare maybe there's hope for me.

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#1146666 - 12/01/18 04:10 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Vicarn]  
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Originally Posted by Vicarn
Right on all points Neil.
Good one.

Vic

Thanks Vic...buying just because it's expected is silly

#1146672 - 12/01/18 07:29 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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Wish you could start a movement with this one, Neil smile

Scott

#1146680 - 12/01/18 11:03 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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Amen, Neil!

For the rhyme, would it maybe be better to change...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show them

to...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show 'em

#1146690 - 12/02/18 09:40 AM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Gavin Sinclair]  
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Originally Posted by Gavin Sinclair
Amen, Neil!

For the rhyme, would it maybe be better to change...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show them

to...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show 'em

#1146691 - 12/02/18 09:41 AM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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Originally Posted by Neil Cotton
Originally Posted by Gavin Sinclair
Amen, Neil!

For the rhyme, would it maybe be better to change...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show them

to...

Bake him a cake, write her a poem
Give them a kiss, donít tell show 'em


thanks
Likely could be sung that way

#1146706 - 12/02/18 10:51 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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Neil,

A nice write . . . particularly resonates this time of year. And I like the tone of your vocal on this production, too. Nice work on this one!

Regards,

Deej

#1146707 - 12/02/18 11:03 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Deej56]  
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Originally Posted by Deej56
Neil,

A nice write . . . particularly resonates this time of year. And I like the tone of your vocal on this production, too. Nice work on this one!

Regards,

Deej


well thanks Deej. I accept your comments humbly.

#1146748 - 12/04/18 11:41 AM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Neil Cotton]  
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You're preaching to the choir, Neil! smile Well done.

Ricki

#1146750 - 12/04/18 12:35 PM Re: What is the Price? [Re: Ricki E. Bellos]  
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Originally Posted by Ricki E. Bellos
You're preaching to the choir, Neil! smile Well done.

Ricki

LOL


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