Archive of April 2012 - Antique Grandfather Clocks

Apr 29 2012

MARRIAGE OF THE SUN KING

Oh great and yellow globe, with heat so fierce, so bright, remember this day, for you marry the moon to give her light. A golden chariot will be drawn by seven fiery horses,whose nostrils flare with power, whose mighty hoofs, crash fearfully down,shaking the very sky with awesome might, and you brave Sun King, shall […]

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Apr 29 2012

WHERE ARE THE BOYS?

Well I rode on the back of the Caterpillar Express, not the side, not the front, not the middle, but the back no less. Trying hard to find somebody who would see, that one day I’d have a Butterfly under me. Where are the boys who are seen, who are keen, does anybody know? The […]

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Apr 19 2012

Reflections

(Not grandfather/longcase/tallcase clocks!) As I grow older,it often seems to me that my world of yesteryear filled with endearing,joyful memories,has more to offer than the veiled uncertain one which lies before me.For my heart is seldom at peace in the ever widening and demanding domain of the ill mannered and ignorant and often seeks refuge […]

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Apr 19 2012

Where There’s Muck

1st verse ———– Where there’s muck there’s money, good grief golly gosh and oil is sweeter than honey good grief golly gosh but diggin’for coal ain’t funny good grief golly gosh you never see a topless bunny good grief, golly golly, gosh gosh gosh. 2nd verse ———- There’s people who still wear flat hats good […]

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Apr 19 2012

Dan The Pig

A lover of grandfather clocks. This is the tale of a pig named Dan, who drives around in a little white van. Now and then,he has dinner with his gran and the love of his life is a multi talented and hauntingly beautiful one legged chicken named Annabelle. One day Dan and Annabelle decided to […]

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Apr 17 2012

The Enormous Gigantic

The town was all quiet, so still and serene ’til the ¬†ENORMOUS GIGANTIC appeared on the scene. Now all of the people are running round frantic, in their bid to escape the ENORMOUS GIGANTIC. A one legged chicken and young pig named Spud could not run away and were ate where they stood and Refuse […]

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