100 Days Project

Ben: 100 Writings / 100 Opening Guitar Hooks

various, random creative expressions / writings, inspired partially by 100 popular songs (songs that somewhat begin with a leading hook of a guitar.)

Day 74:

“Whatever You Want” (1979) by Status Quo

“Whatever You Want” (1979) by Status Quo


Want me to make the first move?  Sure.
Want me to be more playful than serious?  Sure.
Want me to play hard to get?  Sure.
Want me to wear that shirt?  Sure.
Want me to take full responsibility for the shitty things I’ve said?  Sure.
Want me to be myself?  Sure.
Want me to tell you how beautiful you are, even when everyone knows it’s unmistaken?  Sure.
Want me to keep doing the things that piss you off, because that’s what me do?  Gladly
Want me to touch you early and touch you often?  Sure.
Want me to be more confident?  Sure.
Want me to understand why you’re crying?  I’ll try.
Want me to be your blanket?  Sure.
Want longer foreplay?  Sure.
Want more time from time?  Sure.
Want me to buy that pottery thingamajig to recreate that scene from ‘Ghost’?  Sure.
Want me to talk less?  Sure.
Want me to tell you how great in bed you are?  Sure.
Want me to treat you like you’re the only one?  Sure.
Want me to tell you how great a mother you’d be?  Sure.
Want me to tell you about my insecurities?  Sure.
Want me to lead?  Sure.
Want to have more aggressive sex, but only at your will?  Where do I sign up? 
Want me to cook for you?  Sure.
You want to cook for me?  Sure
Want me to be more romantic, like create a photo collage of all the places we’ve together?  Sure.
Want me to crack silly jokes?  Sure.
Want me to communicate better? Sure.
Want me to be more consistent?  Sure.
Want me to buy milk in the morning?  Sure.
Want me to pick you up after work?  Sure
Wanna fight?  Sure.
Want me to be more honest?  Sure.
Want me to propose to you?  Hold on, hold on-
Want me to be more dominant?  Sure.
Want me to treat you like you’re the only one?  I’m pretty I said ‘sure’ already.
Want me to call you every day you’re away?  Sure
Want me?  Good!
Want me to tell you ‘I love you’ all the time, even though I shouldn’t have to all the time?  Sure.
… whatever you want.