I was a child in 1969, I had not a clue of the world,
I knew of certain things, those of which I lived through.
Riding my bike and a deadly Halloween night, that's right,
I remember all that I did as a kid, a lifetime ago, and a family,
Vietnam was a reality, and I was protected by my childish
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid, Clint Eastwood was
Raindrops keep falling on my head, Simon and Garfunkel were
Scooby- Doo and all of the colorful cartoons that I knew, I
Think of you,
Baseball with the miracle mets, Bill Russell, and the champion
Joe Namath with his Guarantee, the Jets beat the Colts, Charles
Manson, and history,
The Innocence of the Brady Bunch, walk on the moon,
Led Zeppelin, and a tune,
1969 was the year when love and innocence were mixed with
I was 20 then. The country was in so much upheaval and turmoil. I think it’s much worse now. However, the music was much better then.
I didn’t notice as much at 7.