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I remember
Back when
I didn't know
Which way
To live
I remember
Back when
Pain was
All I had
To give
The reflections
Of my life
I see the
Lessons that I've learned
And now I know
Heartbreak don't exist
When it's been
Torn apart
By love

I remember

Snippet from Mary J Blige
Reflections (I remember)
I remember Back when I didn't know Which way To live I remember Back when Pain was All I had To give The reflections Of my life I see the Lessons that I've learned And now I know Heartbreak don't exist When it's been Torn apart By love I remember Snippet from Mary J Blige Reflections (I remember)
Rest In Peace
STAN LEE

X-Men
Rest In Peace STAN LEE X-Men
Let it Snow!
#tbe
Let it Snow! #tbe 
I am sitting
In the morning
At the diner
On the corner

I am waiting
At the counter
For the man
To pour the coffee

And he fills it
Only halfway
And before
I even argue

He is looking
Out the window
At somebody
Coming in "It is always
Nice to see you"
Says the man
Behind the counter

To the woman
Who has come in
She is shaking
Her umbrella

And I look
The other way
As they are kissing
Their hellos

I'm pretending
Not to see them
And Instead
I pour the milk

I open
Up the paper
There's a story
Of an actor

Who had died
While he was drinking
He was no one
I had heard of

And I'm turning
To the horoscope
And looking
For the funnies

When I'm feeling
Someone watching me
And so
I raise my head

There's a woman
On the outside
Looking inside
Does she see me?

No she does not
Really see me
Cause she sees
Her own reflection

And I'm trying
Not to notice
That she's hitching
Up her skirt

And while she's
Straightening her stockings
Her hair
Is getting wet

Oh, this rain
It will continue
Through the morning
As I'm listening

To the bells
Of the cathedral
I am thinking
Of your voice

And of the midnight picnic
Once upon a time
Before the rain began

I finish up my coffee
It's time to catch the train

Songwriters: Suzanne Vega
I am sitting In the morning At the diner On the corner I am waiting At the counter For the man To pour the coffee And he fills it Only halfway And before I even argue He is looking Out the window At somebody Coming in "It is always Nice to see you" Says the man Behind the counter To the woman Who has come in She is shaking Her umbrella And I look The other way As they are kissing Their hellos I'm pretending Not to see them And Instead I pour the milk I open Up the paper There's a story Of an actor Who had died While he was drinking He was no one I had heard of And I'm turning To the horoscope And looking For the funnies When I'm feeling Someone watching me And so I raise my head There's a woman On the outside Looking inside Does she see me? No she does not Really see me Cause she sees Her own reflection And I'm trying Not to notice That she's hitching Up her skirt And while she's Straightening her stockings Her hair Is getting wet Oh, this rain It will continue Through the morning As I'm listening To the bells Of the cathedral I am thinking Of your voice And of the midnight picnic Once upon a time Before the rain began I finish up my coffee It's time to catch the train Songwriters: Suzanne Vega
https://relix.com/news/detail/trumpeter-roy-hargrove-passes-away-at-49/

Several artists have taken to social media to express their sadness and appreciation forHargrove’s work. On Instagram, Questlove—one of the leaders of the Soulquarians collective that produced all three of those 2000 records—writes, “The Great Roy Hargrove. He is literally the one man horn section I hear in my head when I think about music.” The Roots drummer specifically describes his amazement at Hargrove’s work on Common’s “Cold Blooded” and writes, “I know I’ve spoken in every aspect of Soulquarian era recording techniques but even I can’t properly document how crucial and spot on Roy was with his craft man. We NEVER gave him instructions: just played the song and watched him go… Such a key component. And a beautiful cat man. Love to the immortal timeless genius that will forever be Roy Hargrove y’all.”
Bassist Christian McBride, another Hargrove collaborator, writes on Twitter, “I have no words over the loss of my dear brother of 31 years. We played on a lot of sessions together, traveled a lot of miles together, laughed a lot together, bickered on occasion – and I wouldn’t change our relationship for anything in the world. Bless you, Roy Hargrove.”
https://relix.com/news/detail/trumpeter-roy-hargrove-passes-away-at-49/ Several artists have taken to social media to express their sadness and appreciation forHargrove’s work. On Instagram, Questlove—one of the leaders of the Soulquarians collective that produced all three of those 2000 records—writes, “The Great Roy Hargrove. He is literally the one man horn section I hear in my head when I think about music.” The Roots drummer specifically describes his amazement at Hargrove’s work on Common’s “Cold Blooded” and writes, “I know I’ve spoken in every aspect of Soulquarian era recording techniques but even I can’t properly document how crucial and spot on Roy was with his craft man. We NEVER gave him instructions: just played the song and watched him go… Such a key component. And a beautiful cat man. Love to the immortal timeless genius that will forever be Roy Hargrove y’all.” Bassist Christian McBride, another Hargrove collaborator, writes on Twitter, “I have no words over the loss of my dear brother of 31 years. We played on a lot of sessions together, traveled a lot of miles together, laughed a lot together, bickered on occasion – and I wouldn’t change our relationship for anything in the world. Bless you, Roy Hargrove.”
Whenever it rains I feel this way
A little somethin' to get me through this day
Give me a little that, no time flat
Gonna be a good thing
Serene, but in need of feelin' free
Lettin' go and landin' on my feet
Brushed the dirt off my back, no time flat
Gonna be a good thing

Well, people believe this sayin' is true
Whatever will be, will forever do
Whatever the cost, I'll pay in full
I ain't got nothin' to do with you

Gotta get out, gotta get out of here
I'm in the dark and the light looks sincere
Brushed the dirt off my back, no time flat
Gonna be a good thing
All you do is complain about your pain
And the cloud that follows you won't cease to rain
Don't look back, handle that
Make it into a good thing

Somethin' in me's gotta be
Soul controller in control of me
A link in your chain just won't do
I don't want nothin' to do with you
'Sup?
Somethin' stirrin' inside of me's gotta be
Soul controller in control of me
A link in your chain just won't do
I don't want nothin' to do with you

Well, people believe this sayin' is true
Whatever will be, will forever do
Whatever the cost, I'll pay in full
I ain't got nothin' to do with you

I ain't got nothin' to do with you

Songwriters: Angela Stone / Michael D'angelo Archer / Roy A. Hargrove
Whenever it rains I feel this way A little somethin' to get me through this day Give me a little that, no time flat Gonna be a good thing Serene, but in need of feelin' free Lettin' go and landin' on my feet Brushed the dirt off my back, no time flat Gonna be a good thing Well, people believe this sayin' is true Whatever will be, will forever do Whatever the cost, I'll pay in full I ain't got nothin' to do with you Gotta get out, gotta get out of here I'm in the dark and the light looks sincere Brushed the dirt off my back, no time flat Gonna be a good thing All you do is complain about your pain And the cloud that follows you won't cease to rain Don't look back, handle that Make it into a good thing Somethin' in me's gotta be Soul controller in control of me A link in your chain just won't do I don't want nothin' to do with you 'Sup? Somethin' stirrin' inside of me's gotta be Soul controller in control of me A link in your chain just won't do I don't want nothin' to do with you Well, people believe this sayin' is true Whatever will be, will forever do Whatever the cost, I'll pay in full I ain't got nothin' to do with you I ain't got nothin' to do with you Songwriters: Angela Stone / Michael D'angelo Archer / Roy A. Hargrove
Roy Anthony Hargrove was an American jazz trumpeter. He won worldwide notice after winning two Grammy Awards for differing types of music, in 1997 and in 2002. Hargrove primarily played in the hard bop style for the majority of his albums, playing many jazz standards, espcially on his 1990's albums. Wikipedia

Born: October 16, 1969, Waco, TX

Died: November 2, 2018, New York City, NY

Instruments: Trumpet, flugelhorn

Music groups: The RH Factor, Soulquarians, The Soultronics

#jazz
#royhargrove
Roy Anthony Hargrove was an American jazz trumpeter. He won worldwide notice after winning two Grammy Awards for differing types of music, in 1997 and in 2002. Hargrove primarily played in the hard bop style for the majority of his albums, playing many jazz standards, espcially on his 1990's albums. Wikipedia Born: October 16, 1969, Waco, TX Died: November 2, 2018, New York City, NY Instruments: Trumpet, flugelhorn Music groups: The RH Factor, Soulquarians, The Soultronics #jazz  #royhargrove 
Just learned of the passing of Roy Hargrove at the age of 49. 🙏🏾 https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nytimes.com/2018/11/03/obituaries/roy-hargrove-dead-jazz-trumpeter.amp.html
Just learned of the passing of Roy Hargrove at the age of 49. 🙏🏾 https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nytimes.com/2018/11/03/obituaries/roy-hargrove-dead-jazz-trumpeter.amp.html
Well there ain't no point in moving on
Until you've got somewhere to go
And the road that I have walked upon
Well it filled my pockets
And emptied out my soul

All those insecurities
That have held me down for so long
I can't say I've found a cure for these
But at least I know them
So they're not so strong

You look for your dreams in heaven
But what the hell are you supposed to do
When they come true?

Well there's one year of my life in these songs
And some of them are about you
Now I know there's no way I can write those wrongs
Believe me
I would not lie you've hurt my pride
And I guess there's a road without you

But you once said
There's a way back for every man
So here I am
Don't people change, here I am
Is it too late to try again

Songwriters: George Michael

Waiting lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc
Well there ain't no point in moving on Until you've got somewhere to go And the road that I have walked upon Well it filled my pockets And emptied out my soul All those insecurities That have held me down for so long I can't say I've found a cure for these But at least I know them So they're not so strong You look for your dreams in heaven But what the hell are you supposed to do When they come true? Well there's one year of my life in these songs And some of them are about you Now I know there's no way I can write those wrongs Believe me I would not lie you've hurt my pride And I guess there's a road without you But you once said There's a way back for every man So here I am Don't people change, here I am Is it too late to try again Songwriters: George Michael Waiting lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc
Such pretty hair
May I kiss you
May I kiss you there
So beautiful you are
So beautiful
Please don't move
It feel so good to me

Hmm tell me my
Beautiful
Beautiful
So very beautiful
So beautiful
Beautiful
So beautiful

Songwriters: Richard L. Garcia / Labyron R. Walton / Teddy Riley / Dantae Johnson / Chae Yoon Lee

meshell ndegeocello beautiful
Such pretty hair May I kiss you May I kiss you there So beautiful you are So beautiful Please don't move It feel so good to me Hmm tell me my Beautiful Beautiful So very beautiful So beautiful Beautiful So beautiful Songwriters: Richard L. Garcia / Labyron R. Walton / Teddy Riley / Dantae Johnson / Chae Yoon Lee meshell ndegeocello beautiful
Super Soul Sunday

#wisdom
#intentions
NFL FUNDAY!
NFL FUNDAY!
Vacation song be like:

Walking with my head down
Counting every step
Hoping that the next one
Brings me closer to the man I was
'Cause I was way better
Maybe it's because
We were together

I said I'm looking for myself
And I still can't find me
That's right, I'm looking for myself
Who am I, someone remind me
I'm looking for myself
All my life I'm searching
I said I'm looking for myself
And somehow I ran right into

You
(Looking for myself)
You
(I, I I, I I I)
You
(Looking for myself)

And somehow I ran right into you

Escapin' on the tightrope
Trying not to fall
If I don't keep my balance
I know, I will lose it all
I, I should have known better
And it's all my fault
That we're not together

I said I'm looking for myself
And I still can't find me
That's right, I'm looking for myself
Who am I, someone remind me
I'm looking for myself
All my life I'm searching
I said I'm looking for myself
And somehow I ran right into

You
(Looking for myself)
You
(I, I I, I I I)
You
(Looking for myself)

And somehow I ran right into you, girl

I was on a journey,
Tryin' to figure out who I really was
Then I realized that,
When you're not here,
Half of me is gone
So in order for me to find me,
I had to find you
You know
(You)
And I got a funny feeling that
You want more, you are
Unless you find me
It's like, you look in the mirror
And you see the person that you truly love

I said I'm looking for myself
And I still can't find me
That's right, I'm looking for myself
Who am I, someone remind me
I'm looking for myself
All my life I'm searching
I said I'm looking for myself
And somehow I ran right into

You
(Looking for myself)
You
(I, I I, I I I)
You
(Looking for myself)

And somehow I ran right into you
You
Hey, looking for myself
(I I, I I, I I I)
And somehow I ran right into you

Usher - Looking 4 Myself
Vacation song be like: Walking with my head down Counting every step Hoping that the next one Brings me closer to the man I was 'Cause I was way better Maybe it's because We were together I said I'm looking for myself And I still can't find me That's right, I'm looking for myself Who am I, someone remind me I'm looking for myself All my life I'm searching I said I'm looking for myself And somehow I ran right into You (Looking for myself) You (I, I I, I I I) You (Looking for myself) And somehow I ran right into you Escapin' on the tightrope Trying not to fall If I don't keep my balance I know, I will lose it all I, I should have known better And it's all my fault That we're not together I said I'm looking for myself And I still can't find me That's right, I'm looking for myself Who am I, someone remind me I'm looking for myself All my life I'm searching I said I'm looking for myself And somehow I ran right into You (Looking for myself) You (I, I I, I I I) You (Looking for myself) And somehow I ran right into you, girl I was on a journey, Tryin' to figure out who I really was Then I realized that, When you're not here, Half of me is gone So in order for me to find me, I had to find you You know (You) And I got a funny feeling that You want more, you are Unless you find me It's like, you look in the mirror And you see the person that you truly love I said I'm looking for myself And I still can't find me That's right, I'm looking for myself Who am I, someone remind me I'm looking for myself All my life I'm searching I said I'm looking for myself And somehow I ran right into You (Looking for myself) You (I, I I, I I I) You (Looking for myself) And somehow I ran right into you You Hey, looking for myself (I I, I I, I I I) And somehow I ran right into you Usher - Looking 4 Myself
Atlanta Falcons 
#thebird