…play me some Green, Bernie….

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On the second or third day in the studio with Dr. George Clinton (circa 1977), George asked his creative partner, Bernie Worrell…”Bernie, play me some green…”

There was already more eye-popping activities than I could shake two sticks at, but this stopped me in my tracks…George held his hand up, gesturing to close my eyes, which I did and my mind-screen saw green, which was followed by a request to Bernie to play orange — then purple…

…I saw, I heard, I felt and my understanding of alphaBETAbioAQUAdooDoo, and the ways of the world adopted a clarity which underscores my every step…on this day, my daily bread is the soul food that un-wrinkles the stakes aimed at my heart…

You can’t take this away from me…Thanks George and Bernie

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