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Sarah Rosemary at Sunny Side Up and I are hosting our own Reverb11, a series of prompts to look back on 2011 and manifest the new year.  Please check our Reverb11 pages for details, and join in!

Prompt for December 29: HomeHow do you make your house a home in 2011?  Did you move?  Repaint?  Redecorate?  How do you want to change your home in 2012?

When you look into my eyes
And you see the crazy gypsy in my soul
It always comes as a surprise
When I feel my withered roots begin to grow
Well I never had a place that I could call my very own
That’s all right, my love, ’cause you’re my home.

Home can be the Pennsylvania Turnpike
Indiana’s early morning dew
High up in the hills of California
Home is just another word for you

If I travel all my life
And I never get to stop and settle down
Long as I have you by my side
There’s a roof above and good walls all around

I need you in my house ’cause you’re my home.
You’re my home.

(Apologies to Billy Joel for gutting the content and intent of these lyrics; photo of Roo credit to Bill)

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