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Ooooo ohooohoo oooohoo
Ooooo ohoohooo oohoooo
Oohooo oohoooho ooooho
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Somewhere over the rainbow
Way up high
And the dreams that you dreamed of
Once in a lullaby ii ii iii o
Somewhere over the rainbow
Blue birds fly
And the dreams that you dreamed of
Dreams really do come true ooh ooooh
Someday I'll wish upon a star
Wake up where the clouds are far behind me ee ee eeh
Where trouble melts like lemon drops
High above the chimney tops that's where you'll find me oh
Somewhere over the rainbow bluebirds fly
And the dream that you dare to, why, oh why can't I? I iiii

Well I see trees of green and
Red roses too,
I'll watch them bloom for me and you
And I think to myself
What a wonderful world

Well I see skies of blue and I see clouds of white
And the brightness of day
I like the dark and I think to myself
What a wonderful world

The colors of the rainbow so pretty in the sky
Are also on the faces of people passing by
I see friends shaking hands
Saying, "How do you do?"
They're really saying, I... I love you
I hear babies cry and I watch them grow,
They'll learn much more
Than we'll know
And I think to myself
What a wonderful world (w)oohoorld

Someday I'll wish upon a star,
Wake up where the clouds are far behind me
Where trouble melts like lemon drops
High above the chimney top that's where you'll find me
Oh, Somewhere over the rainbow way up high
And the dream that you dare to, why, oh why can't I? I hiii?

Ooooo oooooo oooooo
Ooooo oooooo oooooo
Ooooo oooooo oooooo
Ooooo oooooo oooooo
Ooooo oooooo oooooo
Ooooo oooooo oooooo



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    coolguyzionNov 1, 2008 at 8:17 pm
    this tells you that every time something bad happens the world is still a wonderful world we live in so enjoy your life and your death
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    UnregisteredSep 6, 2012 at 6:49 am
    Life is too short. Like a rainbow... So let's live like as if it is our last day. No matter how hard life is, we can still call it "what a wonderful world. "

    I guess, the composer of this song was fulfilled before he died. He had come to ponder that life is beautiful.
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    UnregisteredAug 16, 2012 at 1:55 am
    Oh boy,i love the lyrics of this song i don't sing very good but when i hear this song . Sooohh great and easy to follow.
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    UnregisteredJul 2, 2012 at 2:22 am
    Is song means a lot to me it makes me cry at times and it makes me really happy i cant explain it but the way he sings it makes me feel alive
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    UnregisteredApr 30, 2012 at 12:36 am
    I see this song as in sometime, everyone will die, and he wants to be above everything else, to gaze down at the earth.

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