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What Really Matters?

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The following song was a big hit for Frankie Laine. This recording was released by Mercury Records first reached the Billboard magazine Best Seller chart on August 19, 1949 and lasted 22 weeks on the chart, peaking at #1.

Up in the mornin' out on the job, work like the devil for my pay But that lucky old sun has nothin' to do

 But roll around heaven all day

Fuss with my woman toil for my kids Sweat 'til I'm wrinkled and gray

While that lucky old sun has nothin' to do But roll around heaven all day.

Can you relate? Life has a sameness about it at times, a Been there, Done That quality Each day blending into the next and sometimes we feel like we are on a never ending treadmill, life becomes one constant replay with little to differentiate from one day to the next! Granted that’s a pessimistic view of life, and I am decidedly not a pessimist, but we would be wrong to dismiss the very real feelings of routine that can sap the life out of us, and make getting up e…