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She is one of many, dear Eleanor secluded 
in her secular sepulcher,
One of the lonely plenty, a regular within the 
   anonymous atoms nebular…

Dreamed of rice, at her wedding 
with her sorrows spreading,
She paid the price, with tears shedding
   and one pillow bedding…

Of her loneliness, the nights in waiting 
never participating,
Perhaps erroneous, her heart pulsating 
   and will abating…

All her lonely people, avoiding the sun 
hurting no one,
Brings them to the steeple, with prayers none
   trying to outrun...

Father McKenzie, could not help Eleanor 
a social predator,
In his frenzy, using sermons as to metaphor 
   a false presenter.

Rest in peace Eleanor Rigby...

Eleanor Rigby Who was she 
Sponsored by: Jerry T Curtis

Background music by
Jake Shimabukuro 
Eleanor Rigby 
( Acoustic Live!)
With a female virtual voice

N/A for contest

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019

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Date: 8/30/2019 11:45:00 AM
Wow! WW, You've penned a good entry for the contest theme. I wish you the best of luck in the contest. Have a great weekend bro:-) Alexis
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Date: 8/27/2019 5:21:00 PM
I enjoyed your take on the theme. Good luck in the contest.
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Date: 8/18/2019 12:44:00 AM
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Date: 8/8/2019 6:09:00 PM
Nicely done! Love the top pic! A social predator and false! WW...zing zing!
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Date: 8/8/2019 2:43:00 PM
Rapt! And that final stanza sent me spinning. Good luck in the contest! xomo
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Date: 8/8/2019 1:00:00 AM
All the lonely people. Lovely song, I remember it well. You captured the essence of the message perfectly. Best for a win.
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