Summer Cold, Again*…

Summer vacation, it was a blast
Summer cold, it happened so fast
Lack of sleep, not my own bed
Stuffiness, all through my head,

Summer days, sneezing away
But, oh, those drugged Nyquil nights!

Well-a well-a well-a huh
Tell me more, tell me more
Do you cough all the time?
Tell me more, tell me more
Is your nose filled with slime?

Tried to rest, but that didn’t work
Phone calls from telemarketer jerks
My poor throat is feeling so sore
Need more meds from the grocery store

Summer germs, now something’s inflamed
But, oh, those sleepy Nyquil nights!

Well-a well-a well-a huh
Tell me more, tell me more
Do you still feel like crap?
Tell me more, tell me more
Do you still need a nap?

A couple more days and I’ll be all right
I might wash my hair, not look such a fright
Think I might actually be on the mend
And this stupid cold will finally come to an end

Summer days, sneezing away
But, oh, those blissful Nyquil nights!!

*To the tune of Summer Nights from Grease.  I probably would have done an audio recording for you, you know, if it weren’t for my cold…

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23 responses

  1. Aw Diane, fun and clever variation on the old Grease tune but I’m sorry you’re feeling so lousy. Get better soon okay 💜Hugs from afar xo

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  2. the worst! hope you’re back on your feet very soon –

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  3. I hope you feel better soon.

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  4. Get well soon. Nice lyrics.

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  5. Hope you feel better soon. Clever lyrics!

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  6. A great musical adaptation, Dee! I hope that your cold goes away quickly.

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  7. I could hear it anyway! Feel better soon. I don’t think it will get out of my head anytime soon!🤓

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  8. Oh no, feel better! Your creativity is still working. Love the lyrics!

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  9. You may feel crappy but your sense of humor hasn’t suffered!! I hope you’re feeling better quickly!!! ❤️

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    1. Thank you, sweetie! Hope you are well ❤

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  10. You’re so funny. I hope you feel better soon! ♥

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  11. Feel better! We’ve had it, too. 🙂

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  12. I’m glad you till have your sense of humor…summer colds are the worst colds!

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  13. That was great, but sorry you are feeling bad. Colds are bad any time of year, but… summer? That’s just so wrong!

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  14. I love the poem but sorry you’re sick ❤️

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  15. LOL!! AWESOME!!! I was singing it as I was reading it…soooo funny. Hope you are feeling much better. xo

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    1. Finally went to the doctor, got an antibiotic. Feel somewhat better. Upper respiratory infection, I guess.

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      1. Oh dear…hope it clears it up completely and you feel much better real soon!!

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  16. Seriously? You wrote that! I mean – wow!!
    (get well soon)
    Kindness – Robert.

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    1. You sound surprised. Didn’t think I had it in me to rewrite song lyrics, hmm? 🙂

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      1. Just … yeah, you’re right – I continually underestimate you and you continually surprise me. That could be seen in a positive light, yes? 🙂

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      2. Okay, I’ll bite. Sure, that could be seen as very positive. 🙂

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      3. Hahaha – you’re generous to a fault, Dee. 🙂

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