- NNHS Newsletter -
Right Here Waiting
“How much of human life is lost in waiting.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
It seems to me that many of us are "right here waiting" for something or other.....
BONUS - Right Here Waiting - Richard Marx, 1989
|"Right Here Waiting" is a song by American singer-songwriter
Richard Marx. It was released in June 29, 1989 as the second single
from his second album,
Repeat Offender. The song was a global hit, topping charts
throughout the world, including the U.S. where it hit number-one on the
Billboard Hot 100.
It was certified Platinum by the
..."Right Here Waiting" was the second single from
Repeat Offender, after "Satisfied".
Marx wrote the song on the road as a love letter to his wife, actress
Cynthia Rhodes, who was in
South Africa shooting for a film.
The track was arranged by Marx with Jeffery (C.J.) Vanston to feature
none of the heavy drums and synth popular at the time, with Marx's vocal
accompanied only by classical guitar (by Bruce Gaitsch) and keyboards
(by Vanston). It is one of Marx's most frequently
"Marx placed himself in the record books by being the first solo artist to have his first seven singles hit the Top 5 on the US charts. "
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to Carroll Elliott ('57)
Gary Fitzgerald ('61) of VA
late Patti Johnson Stowe
('63) of IA
Cheryl Pless Ramsey ('64)
Happy Birthday this week to:
10 - The late Mr. Pete Robinson (d. 12/23/03);
11 -The late Bobby Hedrick ('58) (d. 08/31/09) AND J. Harrison ('58) of GA AND My Grandson, Jim Harty (Overhills HS, NC - '24), of NC;
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1968:
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 09/07/15:
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 09/08/17:
BONUS RIGHT HERE WAITING CROCHET PATTERNS:
Bobbie's Right Here Waiting Crochet Patterns - "If you are looking for easy to follow beginner and advanced crochet lessons, video tutorials, fun and unique patterns, helpful abbreviations, and useful tips... Stop and Look no further because you came to the right place!! All of these things are right here in this website and waiting for you to make use of."
BONUS WAITING FOR SNOW KNIT PATTERNS:
RIGHT HERE WAITING RECIPE:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol