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Blessed Are They

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Ride A White Swan,
get on board, hitch a ride,
back to the seventies,
please, Step Inside.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Coo-Ca-Choo, Esso Blue,
Devil Gate Drive,
Flair players, Glam rock,
See My Baby Jive,

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 back once again for those that the Gods blessed –
Worthington, Currie, Marsh, Osgood and Best.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Ballroom Blitz, swimmer Spitz,
Come on, Come on,
light up their names
in a blaze of neon,

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 shout for the 20th
Century Boys,
Marvel once more,
then Cum On Feel The Noize,

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 just to see once again, my last request –
Worthington, Currie, Marsh, Osgood and Best.

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 Back heel, swerve, dummy,
the tricks of the trade,
Tiger Feet, quick feet,
R. White’s lemonade,
down the King’s Road
with the Spiders From Mars,
Likely Lads, scoring goals,
smoking cigars.

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 Want to see greatness? Then may I suggest
Worthington, Currie, Marsh, Osgood and Best.

Notes

Taken from my book, Gareth Southgate’s Proverb, which is now available at Amazon. Go on, treat yourself! ūüėČ

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/blessed-are-they/