How to thrive when deprived of being outside, unfettered by fear?
My husband and I had many tools and subtle tricks, one of which was to employ our vast knowledge of Beatles tunes…
Here are the categories. Ready, Set, Go!
#1 Something to wear: Old Brown Shoe
#2 Place: Across the Universe, Blue Jay Way, Fixing a Hole, Fool on the Hill, I Saw Her Standing There, Long and Winding Road, Octopus’s Garden, Penny Lane, She Came in Through the Bathroom Window, Strawberries Fields Forever, There’s a Place, When I Get Home, Why Don’t We Do It in the Road
#3 Animal: And Your Bird Can Sing, Blackbird, Dig a Pony, Everybody’s Got Something to Hide Except for Me and My Monkey, Free as a Bird, Hey Bulldog, I Am The Walrus, Rocky Raccoon
#4 Number: One After 909, Number 9, The Two of Us, When I’m Sixty-Four
#5 Color: Baby’s in Black (and I’m Feeling Blue), Yer Blues
#6 Girl’s Name: Anna, Dear Prudence, Eleanor Rigby, Girl, Hello Little Girl, Her Majesty, Julia, Lady Madonna, Lovely Rita, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, Martha My Dear, Michelle, Polythene Pam, Sexy Sadie, Woman
#7 Boy’s Name: Boys, Hey Jude, Nowhere Man, The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill, The Ballad of John and Yoko, This Boy
# 8 Profession: Dr. Robert, Paperback Writer, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Taxman
#9 Day of the Week: Eight Days a Week, Yesterday
#10 Car: Baby, You Can Drive My Car, Ticket to Ride, Yellow Submarine
#11 Dance: I’m Happy Just to Dance with You
#12 Musical Instrument: While My Guitar Gently Weeps
#13 Season: I’ll Follow the Sun
#14 Emotion: All You Need is Love, Can’t Buy Me Love, Getting Better, Happiness is a Warm Gun, I Feel Fine, I’ll Cry Instead, I’ve Got a Feeling, Love Me Do, PS I Love You, She Loves You
#15 Time: A Day in The Life, A Hard Day’s Night, Any Time At All, The Night Before, The Night Before, Tomorrow Never Knows
I am a forever Beatle Maniac, so I doubt if I missed one –
I would’ve said “Yellow Submarine” for a color. And Twist & Shout is another for the dance category!
Yes! and Yes! Thanks for playing and commenting, J!