Justify

Justify

The lyrics in the video aren’t correct. As far as I can tell, these are:

I met a man in New Orleans wore a half suit with dark blue jeans

Kicked his heels together winked at me real nice

I saw him from a mile away
But in my state of mind I let him make his play

Hey boy have you seen the other side?
Yeah, in this man I saw the devil’s hand
So I looked at him man to man said
This time it’s gonna be a fight

I do not have to justify
The way I live my life
I do not have to justify
The reason I’m alive

I saw her from across the room with diamond eyes she’s heaven’s jewel
Dropped two aces smiled and threw my cards back
Yeah I’ve been that man who lives deceit
Surrounds himself with worldly things

So let me tell you a story let me feed it to you
We fly around like we were Superman live in another trance
A different way to dance with dark romance
You get another chance to do that dirty dance without consequence

I do not have to justify
The way I live my life
I do not have to justify
The reason I’m alive

Let me change the timber of this section
Add a little booze to ice
I guess you probably noticed
I’ve been living a double life

So fly around like you are Superman given another chance
A different way to dance with true romance
You get another chance to tell your dirty darkest secrets

We fly around like we were Superman live in another trance
Different way to dance with dark romance
You get another chance to do the dirty dance without consequence

I do not have to justify
The way I live my life
I do not have to justify
The reason I’m alive

No more
It’s just not me
Not me
I’m just like you

SONGWRITERS: ANTHONY SCOTT FLIPPEN, SCOTT STAPP

LYRICS © UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP

Best Parts Of My Day: Part One

Talking with a friend and laughing over the goofiest shit for hours. She knows who she is. 🙂

Receiving the autographed Scott Stapp CD “Proof Of Life” that I won when someone else backed out of Walmart’s Soundcheck Giveaway. The CD is signed in gold and an enormous poster promoting the CD and the Soundcheck interview came separately. The poster is beautiful. All in all, a pretty cool win, and my second score during the holidays via a Facebook giveaway. I encourage people to enter these things, you never know what you might win. My first win shocked me and totally made my month. This win was a really lovely surprise. 🙂

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Receiving toys for Baby V, handmade by Megan @  https://www.etsy.com/shop/PeonyCrochet 

I took photos of all of the toys and will be showcasing them with Verity as soon as I can catch her. After I took the photos, with her permission, of course, she resumed sniffing and inspecting the toys. First she simply tried stealing the package right out of my hands. Anything with bells, man, she’ll attack you for playtime. Then she systematically snatched one right off my bed, and ran off with it in her mouth. She’s a toy beast, and she’s obsessed with these. If you have pets, check out Megan’s store on Etsy and see if she can make you something that your pet will love. V is picky, but she LOVES these. I tried taking it from her to throw it (I had to lock the others away, she tried getting into the envelope. Megan, I swear she smells Chester!) and she nearly tore my hand off. Possessive little shit. THANK YOU SO MUCH MEGAN! You know how much this means to me. 🙂

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Crappy part of my day? Not (legally) being able to shoot the plumber that showed up and tried to gauge me for a job that is 3/4’s cheaper than what he quoted me. The asshole then has the balls to charge me a service fee for coming out, when all he did was look in my back yard. He calls that a diagnosis of the problem?! I beg to fucking differ! I got my service fee back right away, called someone else, and hopefully this fucking mess will be handled tomorrow by one company or another. Whoever gets here first and honors the price I was originally quoted is the one that gets my business, otherwise murders WILL be committed. I am so sick of this shit. How hard is it to be where you say you will be in a timely fashion? I understand some jobs are much bigger than mine, therefore mine is lower priority since it’s not as much money, but don’t blow me off for DAYS and expect me to be all sweetness and light. Not going to happen. 

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Here’s hoping, and praying, that tomorrow leads to better days, better situations, and more reasons to smile.