Sunday, March 2, 2014

Friday night in the middle of nowhere

It was Friday night. Smooch was in the backyard barking at coyotes and Johnny and I were curled up on the couch.
We were all exactly where we wanted to be.



Johnny was being particularly attentive and affectionate. I believe he sensed 
the PTSD (Purchasing Tires Stress Disorder) I had developed earlier in the day during a tortuous trip to town.
I hauled out my laptop to see what was going on in the world when this message arrived 
from dear friend and blog reader Oma Linda, who knows me too well:
"I don't know if you are familiar with the country artist Jerrod Niemann but he has a new song out titled 'Donkey'..."
I clicked on the link to give it a listen.



Johnny: Did he just rhyme donkey donkey with honky tonky?



Johnny: Why are you laughing so hard?
Me: It's not often you hear a song about a guy who puts his Chevy into a ditch 
and ends up riding his donkey to town.


15 comments:

  1. Johnny you get more handsome by the day.... what a gorgeous face. i don't do Itune and could not find Donkey on youtube, but is sounds good to me

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  2. I am listening to it on his website.. a reall honky tonky donkey

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  3. Giggle...so that's what my problem is,.....as I purchased snow tires last year eh! ;p

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  4. Hmmm, love the photos and the song but....is that House of Cards ( my obsession ) you are watching?

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    1. No - I've got Amazon Prime instead of Netflix, so I don't get House of Cards, darnit. Guess I'll have to switch.

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  5. Carol in N. Colorado3/2/14, 8:30 AM

    Johnny Cat sure is a handsome looking boy! Guess I will have to go check out the donkey song.

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  6. Johnny is one handsome cat. And Lucy doesn't want to walk all the way to town. She sent out telepathic messages :)

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  7. When I get donkeys, they ARE going to wear bling that says "BADASS"! lol

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  8. Good grief that cat gets more gorgeous every time you photograph him. And I love that soft eyed face. Everytime I see his sweet mug I see my Sunny Bunny staring back at me. It is so special.
    I'm glad I gave you some relief from PTSD and a giggle. Thought you'd get kick out of the "rhymes"?????

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  9. Johnny is sure a changed cat. I remember the look in his eyes when you first brought him home. Hate and mistrust, that look is gone. As for tires, we like Cooper.
    Sharon

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  10. Well now I've got that song stuck in my head. :)

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  11. I love the way Johnny is listening to the song

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  12. It's nice to have friends to know you and sense when it is time for a pick me up and know just the right pick me up to send!

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  13. I looooooved singing the word "funky" in a way that rhymes with donkey and honkey tonkey!!
    :-)

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