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Yesterday I felt the wind blowing 'round my shoulder
Feel like I'm getting older
Still I can't forget your face

Separated by a million miles of ocean
My heart still feels emotion
Even in this lonely place

Old photographs and places I remember
Just like a dying ember
That's burned into my soul
Even though we walk the diamond-studded highways
It's the country lanes and byways
That makes us long for home

Lately I just find my mind has turned to dreamin'
Making plans and scheming
How I'm gonna get back home

But deep down inside I know it's really hopeless
This road I'm on is endless
We climb our mountains all alone

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That makes us long
For home



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    UnregisteredJul 6, 2012 at 7:04 am
    Reminiscing the past that haunts him, places and things send back his thoughts from the past where he used to live and fell in love
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    UnregisteredApr 5, 2012 at 3:56 pm
    This song reminds me so much of my childhood days. How i wish i could return those days when childhood dreams was within me. Full of laughter and enthusiasm. Living a carefree life with no things to worry if what should i wear, eat and problems were not born yet that time. Miss those days so much!!!
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    UnregisteredAug 3, 2012 at 4:40 pm
    For me it's a good memories a person who you never forget' just like an old photographs,. That even if u saw it again n again, the memries was still.
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    UnregisteredJul 10, 2012 at 5:13 am
    "someone's longing for home despite the achievements he has. It's about realizing that there may be spots that are more beautiful than the usual but still, there is no place like home.. "
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    UnregisteredMay 17, 2012 at 1:58 pm
    This song reminds me of my dear brother "bong" who sadly passed away. He sung this song very heartedly and it was his recorded voice being played on his funeral singing this song. How i miss and love him dearly. I wanted to learn to sing this song myself as my loving tribute to him. Love this song more than anything. Neng

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