I learned a secret lost today,
For thirty years it ran astray
With songs and albums on display,
But now I've thrown them all away.

The age of innocence is dead
Both Eagles and their Henley said
While voices with their gossip spread,
But now I know we were mislead.

The song told not the come of age
But merely masked his disengage
And late but evermore his rage
In time to finally turn the page.

The lawyer that he loathed was me,
Not one time but nearly three,
And the King he damned for all to see
Taught us supply side economy.

Songs and concerts nevermore;
His heart and evening out the door;
There won't be any encore;
Henley's just a dinosaur.

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