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FLYING LESSON
Michelle Shocked


Oh, Best Beloved,
With a little bit of patience,
And imagination,
We learn to fly
.
So, hold up your hands,
Spread out your fingers,
See how they all feather,
And your arms are wings.

So, flap your wings,
Flap, flap them two times.
Flap, flap, flap three times.
Now flap them four.


MICHELLE SHOCKED

Michelle Shocked (born Dallas, Texas, February, 1962) is the stage name of Michelle Karen Johnston, an American singer-songwriter.

As a young feminist, she left Texas to travel, Kerouac-style, and was caught up in Reagan-era grassroots politics. Her musical career was ignited by a bootleg recording made around a Kerrville Folk Festival campfire on a Sony walkman. Released in England as ‘The Texas Campfire Tapes’ without Shocked’s authority, its success abroad enticed Mercury Records to offer the newcomer a recording contract. ... Read More