Sitting on the dock of the bay
Watching the tide roll away
I'm just sitting on the dock of the bay
--Otis Redding (1941-1967) American soul singer. This well known song was recorded just three days before the airplane crash that took the life of the "King of Soul" at age 26.
Above: Blue Heron sittin' on the dock on a rainy day at Warriors' Path State Park, Kingsport, TN