Elvis Presley's personal notes up for grabs
IANS [ Mon, Feb 25, 2013 ]
- Los Angeles, Feb 26 (IANS) A collection of personal notes and poetry written by rock 'n' roll legend Elvis Presley is set to go under the hammer.
The handwritten messages include a poem in which the Elvis describes smashing a robin perched on his windowsill, reports contactmusic.com.
It reads, "He sang his sweet song so sweetly and paused for a moments lull/ I gently raised the window and crushed his fÂ**king skull."
Presley's copy of Kahlil Gibran's book "The Prophet" will also go under the hammer at the Omega Auctions sale in Stockport, England, March 9.