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Retirement songs

Discussion in 'Retirement' started by imateachertoo, Jul 18, 2011.

  1. Leaving on a jet plane, don't know when I'll be back again.
    Any others?
     
  2. Anonymous

    Anonymous New commenter

    Goodbyee, Goodbyee, wipe the tear, baby dear, from your eyee!
     
  3. Anonymous

    Anonymous New commenter

    Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu, adieu adieu. Goodbye farewell to youeu and youeu and youeu.
     
  4. We gotta get outta this place if it's the last thing we ever do..
    girl there's a better place for me and you. (the animals)
     
  5. Tonight I'm gonna have myself a real good time
    I feel alive, i, i, ive and the world I'm turning inside out Yeah
    "Don't stop me now", Queen
     
  6. Not too many "sad to go tunes" are there?
     
  7. LOL we are showing our age! Loved all of these now where is my original copy of the Jethro Tull Stand up album with its innovative pop up interior?
    Can we include 'My Way' ?

     
  8. "When will I see you again", the Supremes
     
  9. Have already told my sisters that I want this at my funeral!!!
     
  10. Now that I have officially retired as a permanent classroom teacher the last line from a song for me has to be "I did it my way".

     
  11. In the words of Roy Orbison. It's Over. And it was for me at 3.25 yesterday.
     
  12. lindenlea

    lindenlea Star commenter

    Congratulations and good luck Peter99.
     
  13. Pedant alert!
    Wasn't it the Three Degrees. Ah, the summer of '74. My team, Leeds United had just won the title and to cap it all Manchester United got relegated.
     
  14. Many thanks.
     
  15. Mrs Grumpy

    Mrs Grumpy New commenter

    "School's out for summer!
    School's out for ever!"
    I'd feel like one of those manic "teachers" leaping into the pool with specs swinging, and briefcase in hand, in the t.v. ad
     
  16. Dragonlady30

    Dragonlady30 Star commenter

    I always loved that ad until this year when it was a bit more poignant as I took early retirement. (Did she fall or was she pushed?) 'I did it my way' probably lead to my present situation!! [​IMG]
    No problems though. I'm beginning to feel like a human being again. [​IMG]

     
  17. After, 'School's out for summer' and they all return, I'll be 'sitting on the dock of the bay', waiting for a ferry to 'Amsterdam'.

     
  18. And I''ll be gettting 'Ferry cross the Mersey' going with OH on business trip
     

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