Saturday Song: Goody Two-Shoes by Adam Ant

I hated this song in college because I thought it was about me. Yes, I didn’t smoke, and I didn’t drink, and I studied hard and earned a B average while others partied. I’m still the same today, but now, I’m proud to be a goody-two-shoes and wish there were more of them in the world. Enjoy this song, whether it’s about you or not, and have a great Saturday.

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Author Abbie Johnson Taylor

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Author: abbiejohnsontaylor

I'm the author of a romance novel, two poetry collections, and a memoir and am currently working on another novel. My work has appeared in various journals and anthologies. I have a visual impairment and live in Sheridan, Wyoming, where for six years, I cared for my totally blind late husband who was paralyzed by two strokes. Please visit my website at http://www.abbiejohnsontaylor.com.

4 thoughts on “Saturday Song: Goody Two-Shoes by Adam Ant”

  1. I felt like you did about this song about “Raise A Little Hell” by Trooper. When I actually listened to the lyrics, I realized it was about not being complacent but changing things we don’t like.

    I too was and still am a “goody two shoes” person. I never did drugs or smoked and I didn’t party. I was in church on Sundays and studying the Bible each Wednesday evening. I was one of those Jesus freaks many kids hated as well. And like you said, this would be a better world if more people were like you and me.

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