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glenn campbell

my rhine stone cowboy
i have known you for so long
so many records and so many songs
we have aged haven't we
and words just seem to fade nowa days
but i remember when we were in our prime
a country music star you were in my time
nothing less than all the rest
you came out with songs that were the best
and now that grey has taken away
we look at you and honor this day
the best country singer that came our way
i'll never forget you and our day
you were my generation
and you played it well
God had blessed you with a wonderful spell
and if it were i that had to tell
Glenn Campbelle was the best i'd yell

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  1. Date: 4/24/2012 4:03:00 PM

    very ,,,, very nice john ;} nice tribute,, He is still one of my favorite,, Line Man For the County,, my dad worked on the poles ;} I seen him on TV a few weeks ago,, he has Parkinson" ,,,,,his daughter play with him now & helps him take care of his business. "Oh and thank you for reading "My Son"

  1. Date: 2/27/2012 9:16:00 PM

    john, is this guy still alive. I really liked him. Where did he go?? As for my movie. I am not telling what it's about. it's a MYSTERY!!

  1. Date: 2/25/2012 12:33:00 PM

    A nice tribute to a fine country singer. love phyl

  1. Date: 2/19/2012 2:54:00 PM

    Well my friend, you haven't been affected by our age. You still know how to put words together and get a beautiful poem. I appreciate the lovely words you wrote on my poem. How are you doing on facebook? I really can't get into it but will visit every now and then. God Bless and keep up your good work. Cile

  1. Date: 2/15/2012 11:44:00 AM

    Yes John he was all over the radio and whatnot back a space,, i think that many hearts for him will keep a place..)

  1. Date: 2/14/2012 6:41:00 PM

    I just love Glenn Campbell too, JOhn! Hey, did you see him in the original True Grit?..He was excellent! Happy Valentine's Day to you and yours! Gwendolen Rix

  1. Date: 2/14/2012 5:21:00 PM

    aww what a sweet valentine for glen 'camble', I hope he appreciates it :-)

  1. Date: 2/14/2012 9:18:00 AM

    Very good work honoring Glenn..I don't remember anyone that he sang but that one..I need to look him up and see if I can refresh my memory..Have a great day!Thanks for stopping by..Sara

  1. Date: 2/13/2012 7:51:00 PM

    John, this is a nice poetic tribute to one of the finest country-western singers who ever cut a record. However, he spells his last name "Campbell" just like the soup.

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 9:02:00 PM

    A lovely tribute to a fine singer! Blessings, Rhonda