♬ Hey baby, why don't ya' hang around for a while and we could grab some soda's?
I heard this place is just stuffed to the brim with The King Of Rock 'n' Roll do-dad's! Let's take a look? Then we could hit the drive-in after. ♬
At Graceland, I got on his schedule. He was nocturnal, so I’d sleep all day and be up all night. And sometimes I’d wake up way before he would, and it was just mayhem with me and my friends. We were pretty unsupervised — running pretty wild, riding golf carts — just crazy kid stuff.- Lisa Marie
I’ve been looking forward to this homecoming very much. I’ve been escorted out of these fairgrounds when I was a kid and snuck over the fence. But this is the first time I’ve been escorted in. — Elvis Presley.
“I ain’t no saint, but I’ve tried never to do anything that would hurt my family or offend God… I figure all any kid needs is hope and the feeling he or she belongs. If I could do or say anything that would give some kid that feeling, I would believe I had contributed something to the world.” -Elvis commenting to a reporter, 1950’s.
“On the day Elvis Presley died, a scorched Las Vegas had for months been praying for rain. Because of the near-drought, water was served in restaurants only ‘on request,’ at the moment news came over the radio of the death of Elvis, rain began to fall, there wasn’t thunder … . there was no lighting, but there was heavy constant rain for hours; drenching the parched earth, it was as though the Heavens were crying for a beautiful legend who had made so many others happy, but never found contentment for himself.” —Eunice Field