London Tales 4 songs with dance in my heart at the time of writing… in Bethnal Green London E2 & Deptford SE8 ©

My Song for today, Why don’t they dance

like they used to, cheek to cheek?

Carol Grimes The Singers Tale Creativity & Ageing

Written in Bethnal Green London E2

I love to Dance, to move, to shake a tail feather

Why don’t they Dance ©

Grimes/Hrybowicz 1988

Verse 1

Why don’t they Dance ( like they used to, cheek to cheek?)

Verse 1

Why don’t they dance like they used to cheek to cheek?

I’ll be gliding in Manhattan with my Hat on and a twinkle at my feet

If I’m square I don’t care Aint no Man like Fred Astaire anywhere for me

Under a blue moon in black satin

I’ll go Latin I’ll go Tango

I can go – if you Tap a toe too

Bridge

I got a body full of bones that wants to move in sophisticated Rhythm –

I gotta go with them

Why don’t they dance like they used to cheek to cheek?

Verse 2

Why don’t they dance like they used to cheek to cheek?

Duke…

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