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Re: The End Of The World

Posted by Matt B on 7/18/07
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    On 7/18/07, Aunt Bea wrote:
    > On 7/18/07, Skeeter Davis wrote:
    >> On 7/17/07, Matt B wrote:
    >>> On 7/17/07, Skeeter Davis wrote:
    >>>> THE END OF THE WORLD
    >>>> Skeeter Davis - 1964
    >>>>
    >>>> Why does the sun go on shining
    >>>> Why does the sea rush to shore
    >>>> Don't they know it's the end of the world
    >>>> 'Cause you don't love me any more
    >>>>
    >>>> Why do the birds go on singing
    >>>> Why do the stars glow above
    >>>> Don't they know it's the end of the world
    >>>> It ended when I lost your love
    >>>>
    >>>> I wake up in the morning and I wonder
    >>>> Why everything's the same as it was
    >>>> I can't understand, no, I can't understand
    >>>> How life goes on the way it does
    >>>>
    >>>> Why does my heart go on beating
    >>>> Why do these eyes of mine cry
    >>>> Don't they know it's the end of the world
    >>>> It ended when you said goodbye
    >>>>
    >>>> Why does my heart go on beating
    >>>> Why do these eyes of mine cry
    >>>> Don't they know it's the end of the world
    >>>> It ended when you said goodbye
    >>> ----------------------------------------------
    >>>
    >>> So, what's your point??
    >>
    >> I wanted you to see me and my #1 hit!
    >
    > No more "hits" for you. Put the crack pipe down and make me a pie

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    Hey *Skeeter*, I hope that what you're using is giving you a great
    rush. Maybe you forgot about yourself so I'll refresh your memory,
    you arsehole

    Skeeter Davis
    AKA Mary Frances Penick

    Born: 30-Dec-1931
    Birthplace: Dry Ridge, KY
    Died: 19-Sep-2004
    Location of death: Alive Hospice, Nashville, TN
    Cause of death: Cancer - Breast


    Gender: Female
    Religion: Christian
    Race or Ethnicity: White
    Sexual orientation: Straight
    Occupation: Country Musician

    Nationality: United States
    Executive summary: Country vocalist at Grand Ole Opry

    Sang with the Grand Ole Opry for forty years starting in 1959. She
    was suspended for a short time in 1973 after protesting the arrest
    of what she termed "Jesus Freaks". Originally she teamed up with
    Betty Jack Davis in the 1950's as the "Davis Sisters", choosing as
    her stage name Skeeter Davis. Betty died in a 1953 automobile
    accident.

    Skeeter's hits include The End of the World (1963), I'm Saving My
    Love, and I Can't Stay Mad at You.

    Diagnosed with breast cancer in 1988, it recurred in 1996.

    Father: William Penick
    Husband: Kenneth Depew
    Husband: Ralph Emery (m. 1960, div. 1964)
    Husband: Joey Stampinato (div. 1996)
    Daughter: Sarah Penick
    Sister: Susan