Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Saint Elvis

Pictures of the early Elvis- in the months before the army took him away from us.

How young he is and what bad skin he has.

And how vulnerable and uncertain he looks when he's not posing for publicity shots.

On the Steve Allen show they dress him up in stetson and chaps and have him sing to a bassett hound and you can see him thinking, "these bastards are taking the piss, but one day I shall be revenged."

  • On Mature Reflection

    I dreamed I'd co-authored a book about how I came to leave the Church. I was leafing through the finished article and finding it very glum. My…

  • Earworms And Rain

    Binge-listening to variant versions of Matty Groves/Little Musgrave means I now have it as an ear worm. It could be worse; it could be the Birdy…

  • Matty Groves

    I'm sure there's a version where the husband cuts his wife's head off and kicks it against the wall but I can't find it. Did I make…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.