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Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place

Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile upon your face

To the days of AM radio and the TV was black and white

To lying in a grassy field and counting stars at night

Popcorn and soda in the balcony at a Saturday matinee

Parades led by the High School Band on Decoration Day

Dressing up and going door to door on the night of Halloween

Cigarettes rolled in your shirt, pretending to be James Dean

Pep rallies before the football games, everybody stand and cheer

Going in the woods with your friends at night, sharing a quart of beer

That feeling inside, turning red, when she smiled at you at the dance

Wanting to kiss her goodnight, but you were afraid to take a chance

Playing chase tag at night in the neighborhood, hiding behind a tree

Holding hands with your first steady, so all your friends could see

Medicine Show at the end of town in a giant canvas tent

Saving pennies for a rainy day, fasting on candy for Lent

Going for a Sunday ride with Mom and Dad in the family car

Playing in the yard at night, putting lightning bugs in a jar

Drag racing on that long stretch of road, Chevy was hard to beat

Stealing peaches from a neighbor’s tree, always seemed so sweet

Riding bikes all over town, never knowing the meaning of fear

Identifying cars by their tail lights, make and model and year

News and Stooges at the theatre before the movie starts

Valentine’s day I love you written on tiny candy hearts

Easter bonnets and picking flowers for Mom on Mother’s Day

Opening day at the community pool the last weekend in May

Sock hop in the auditorium, collar up, trying to play it cool

Meeting friends at the usual place, everyday after school

Six for a quarter on the juke box, music that would move your soul

So return with me now to those glory days and the birth of rock and roll.

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"Time Machine" written by:
Vince Suzadail Jr

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