Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there. This song doesn't really have anything to do with the holiday but Happy Sunday all the same. Here's my rendition of a Don Gibson song from 1958 (played on a cigar box guitar). I hope you folks like it.

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Comment by Poorness Studios on June 20, 2021 at 10:25pm

Thanks AD and Derek. This is one of those songs that never goes out of style.

Comment by Derek Rose on June 20, 2021 at 9:25pm

That git has a good deep tone. Great job on this classic, Kale. Nice heartbreak in the vocals!

Comment by A.D.EKER on June 20, 2021 at 7:35pm

your catalog is rizing, your going up for a Gitty Songbook ill bett! a other fine one that suits your vocals & strumming ! fine rendition Poorness !

Comment by Poorness Studios on June 20, 2021 at 1:24pm

I appreciate that John and Doug. Glad to see my voice didn't sound too scratchy.

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on June 20, 2021 at 1:23pm
Good to hear you're feeling better, Kale. The is a Slingers’ favorite, although we haven’t done it for awhile. You are back in fine form!!!
Comment by Uncle John on June 20, 2021 at 11:53am

Glad you are feeling better, Kale.  I have had the creeping crud lonesome me cold too,   Sounding good!

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