Music Monday. The White Album Edition.

Welcome to another Monday! I love music as much as books, so Monday is a chance to share a little of what I’ve been listening to this week.

This year for Christmas Santa brought me The Beatles (The White Album) 50th Anniversary. I haven’t listened to this album in a while (Abbey Road is always my go-to Beatles choice), and I had forgotten how many great tunes were on here. Just one fantastic song after another.

Here are my five favorites, although it’s hard to pick. Truthfully, I started this post with my top four, but I just couldn’t leave Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da out.

While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Many would argue this is George Harrison’s best song.

I look at the world and I notice it’s turning
While my guitar gently weeps
With every mistake we must surely be learning
Still my guitar gently weeps

I Will

Who knows how long I’ve loved you?
You know I love you still
Will I wait a lonely lifetime?
If you want me to, I will

Julia

Julia, Julia, morning moon, touch me
So I sing a song of love, Julia

When I cannot sing my heart
I can only speak my mind, Julia

I’m So Tired

I’m so tired I don’t know what to do
I’m so tired my mind is set on you
I wonder should I call you but I know what you would do

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

Happy ever after in the market place
Molly lets the children lend a hand
Desmond stays at home and does his pretty face
And in the evening she’s a singer with the band.

Ob-la-di Ob-la-da life goes on bra
La la how the life goes on

Happy Monday!

Rules from Lauren:
Every Monday share one or two of songs you’ve been enjoying lately.  It doesn’t have to be a specific genre, new, or one of your favorites – just something you’d like to share with others.  If possible, share a music or lyric video of the song and your thoughts on the song(s), artist(s), and/or music video(s).

If you would like to participate in Music Monday, please join the link up by sharing your post’s url over at this week’s post on Always Me.

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