add artist photo
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Andrew Lloyd Webber

Lament lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Andrew Lloyd Webber – Lament lyrics

Eva:
The choice was mine and mine completely
I could have any prize that I desired
I could burn with the splendour of the brightest fire
Or else, or else I could choose time
Remember I was very young then
And the year was forever and a day
So what use could 50, 60, 70 be?
I saw the lights and I was on my way
And how I lived
How they shone,
But how soon the lights were gone
(instrumental)
Che:
The choice was yours and no one else's
You can cry forever in despair
Hang your head because she's no longer there
To shine, to dazzle, or betray
How she lived, how she shone
But how soon the lights were gone.
(instrumental)
Beauticians:
Eyes, hair, face, image
All must be preserved
Still life displayed forever
No less than she deserved
(ringing bells)



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/a/andrew_lloyd_webber/lament.html

Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      20 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×