2011 February

25 Feb: lyrics to JOE HILL –(he was shot in slc, utah, my hometown):

I dreamed I saw Joe Hill last night,
alive as you and me.
Says I “But Joe, you’re ten years dead”
“I never died” said he,
“I never died” said he.

“The Copper Bosses killed you Joe,
they shot you Joe” they filled you full of lead.
“Takes more than guns to kill a man”
Says Joe “I didn’t die”
Says Joe “I didn’t die”

“In Salt Lake City, Joe,” says I, 
Him standing by my bed, 
“They framed you on a murder charge,” 
Says Joe, “But I ain’t dead,” 
Says Joe, “But I ain’t dead.” 

And standing there as big as life
and smiling with his eyes.… Keep on reading