song (Oldie but Goodie)
Laurie (Strange Things Happen in this World)
by Dickey Lee lyrics by Milton "Mitt" Addington
to "Laurie", a popular song that reached #14 in the U.S. in 1965.
Then do a transcription of the lyrics. Some of the vocabulary is given to
help you. Have you ever heard a story similar to this one before, Chinese
or otherwise? What
two meanings does this phrase have: 'an angel of a girl''?
How about 'so lovely and warm'? Why did Laurie 'suddenly' think to ask for
the narrator's sweater? In what two ways was she 'cold'?
an angel of a
to walk s.o. home
to pull s.o. close
to knock at a door
to come to s.o.
to leave this world
a strange force
draw s.o. to