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This is Buzzy's Country Store blog designed to keep you apprised of what's going on at the Store. Buzzy's is a general store located in St. Mary's County, Southern Maryland near Pt. Lookout State Park. Buzzy and Jean Ridgell purchased the Store from Jean's father Harry Raley in 1953. Buzzy operated it until his passing in 2009. His son J. Scott Ridgell is the current owner.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Eat a Peach

That time of year again.

And yes they have some peaches.
This song is from the Allman Brothers' album Eat a Peach. It was written by Gregg following his brother Duane's death.  Yesterday would have been my brother Stevie's 68th birthday.  The song also deals with Viet Nam vets returning home and the problems they faced.  Thus, it hits home doubly for me because I still believe that my brother going over there was one of the worst things ever for him.  War - what is it good for?

Third verse (2:25) sums it up pretty good:

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