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Rob
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PostSubject: Goodnight, Sweet Prince   Goodnight, Sweet Prince EmptySat Jun 15, 2013 7:37 am

A friend posted this on Facebook... HeeHee



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As a guitarist, I play many gigs. Recently I was asked by a funeral director to play at a graveside service for a homeless man. He had no family or friends, so the service was to be at a pauper’s cemetery in the back country. As I was not familiar with the backwoods, I got lost.

I finally arrived an hour late and saw the funeral guy had evidently gone and the hearse was nowhere in sight. There were only the diggers and crew left and they were eating lunch.

I felt badly and apologized to the men for being late. I went to the side of the grave and looked down and the vault lid was already in place. I didn’t know what else to do, so I started to play.

The workers put down their lunches and began to gather around. I played out my heart and soul for this man with no family and friends. I played like I’ve never played before for this homeless man.

And as I played ‘Amazing Grace,’ the workers began to weep. They wept, I wept, we all wept together. When I finished I packed up my guitar and started for my car. Though my head hung low, my heart was full.

As I opened the door to my car, I heard one of the workers say, “I never seen nothin’ like that before and I’ve been putting in septic tanks for twenty years.”

Apparently, I’m still lost…
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PostSubject: Re: Goodnight, Sweet Prince   Goodnight, Sweet Prince EmptySun Jun 16, 2013 8:23 am

Smile


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“It was a huge shock when it came and very excited“

This was the duchess of cambridges take on how she felt when William proposed during their official engagement interview with ITN reporter Tom Bradby. There was a real giggle at the end. Cute.
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Savannah
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PostSubject: Re: Goodnight, Sweet Prince   Goodnight, Sweet Prince EmptySun Jun 16, 2013 9:01 am

laugh3 Oh, Rob!! What a hoot!
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PostSubject: Re: Goodnight, Sweet Prince   Goodnight, Sweet Prince EmptyThu Jun 20, 2013 2:46 am

ROTFL


Singing Amazing Grace to Septic Pump. Oh too funny.


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