The tune so haunted me, I made up stories, humming it as background music.
Much like Pandora's Box, old age is a gift with a downside.
For the first time, I realized that music could be much more than just entertainment.
We were going to a Broadway musical -- my favorite thing in the whole wide world. Best of all, this was a story about gypsies... AND the star was Ethel Merman.
Although cruise lines and resorts offer childcare, I cannot find any offering adult-daycare.
“There might be an appropriate place to teach old ladies how to sing, but is this it?” asked an administrator of a senior citizens’ center.
In small ways, I am reminded why I named my organization Music Gives Life.
Years ago, I played a Waitress on the TV comedy/drama Tattingers. Posing as an upscale Manhattan restaurant, Tattingers hosted a delightful array of NYC celebrity guest stars.
Every Thursday morning, a little before 9:00, I arrive at 125th Street and Lexington Ave. Walking up the subway steps, I am greeted by a fellow giving away free newspapers, a few panhandlers, and lots of folks going to work.