Sunday, July 27, 2008

Sometimes...a song just resonates in your heart



"Loneliness"


Loneliness
Is a place that I know well
It's the distance between us
And the space inside ourselves

And emptiness....
Is the chattering in your head
It's the call of the living
And the race from life to death

Woa and I know
Yes and I know
What you feel...

And I've got a longin'
That's hard to find
Won't give me no peace of mind
Something that I've lived with all along
Days and weeks and months and years
Filling in the time my dear
Tryin' to find the place where I belong

Hopelessness is the darkness in your heart
It's the sound of one hand clapping
While it's pulling you apart


Woa and I know
Yes and I know
What you feel...


And I've got a longin'
That's hard to find
Won't give me no peace of mind
Something that I've lived with all along
Days and weeks and months and years
Filling in the time my dear
Tryin' to find the place where I belong


And I got a hunger that's
Hard to fill
Driving me on overkill
Tellin' me that everything's gone wrong
Got me a need
That I can't break
More than I can hardly take
Somehow I still keep on going strong


When I call your name
I'm gonna scream out loud
I'll say..."Here I am standing in the crowd"
You'll say "come to me
With your open mind; you never know
What you still might find"


But you keep me here
Like a cancelled flight
An empty train
Running through the night
An orphan child
A broken shoe and
I'm still down here
Lookin' out for you


Are you there for me?
'Cause I'm here for you


~ Annie Lennox

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