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I thought my baby had a problem with me
I'm not the kind of man to be someone's fantasy
But I tell her she's the one I love

I never gave her a single rose
Or acknowledge her just painted toes
But I tell her she's the one I love

I been thinking I may lose my girl
If I don't change my ways
I heard a man on the radio say
I could be a Romeo in just five days
And then he said - stay tuned.

The book he was selling taught you way
To be a sexier man in every way
I'll do anything for the one I love
So I sent in my 19.95
The next day the wrapped package arrived
I;ll do anything for the one I love

It was a book and four CDs
I took in every single word
It was all so very new to me
I kept at it till my eyeballs blurred
Till I had it - stay tuned
Stay tuned

I searched for the perfect poetry
and memorized every line
I gotta fix what's wrong in me
I'll just put in the time

I even shaved my face till it was silky smooth
Practiced a few of the guaranteed moves
I'll do anything for the one I love.

I called my baby said are you alone
I showered and splashed on her favorite Cologne
I'll do anything for the one I loved

I danced my way up to her open door
Just like I was Fred Astair
I lowered my voice and handed her a rose
My cologne hanging in the air
I knelt down one knee upon the stair
Believing the Liz Browning that I read
Then I looked at her with half-closed eyes
And this is what she said.

*Baby what in the world is going on
Why are you are acting so strange
I love you for the man you are
You sure enough don't need to change
I may complain and make a little fuss
But you don't need a 'get better' class
You are everything I could ever want
And I know our love will last

*Then I heard the DJ on her radio
He said tonight is a very very special show
Just for lovers
She kissed me and whispered stay tuned
Stay tuned




ken lehnig(c)2011 Desert Windsong Publishing BMI

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Why is doing what you love the hardest thing to do? Is it because failing what you thought defined you would be too devastating a thing from which to recover? If so, we stay where mere accident has left us.


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The following comments are for "Stay Tuned"
by jonpenny

tuned
dig it

( Posted by: Bobby7L [Member] On: October 16, 2011 )

don't touch that dial!
Hahahahaha! Four CD's? Are we ladies that difficult? Enjoyed Ken

( Posted by: cmsmuse [Member] On: October 16, 2011 )

Tuning in!
Hey Ken...glad I tuned in! lol

Bea

( Posted by: Beatrice Boyle [Member] On: October 17, 2011 )

tuned in
Great fun to write. Thank you so much guys.

( Posted by: jonpenny [Member] On: October 17, 2011 )





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