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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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    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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    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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    UnregisteredFeb 21, 2012 at 7:41 am
    No matter how long we have been away, how much we want to forget; there are the old photographs that will take us back in time, urging us to remeber, to return to where we've been, for we know that there's no assurance of us getting there, no certainty of us being the way we were...
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    UnregisteredJan 20, 2014 at 11:24 am
    This song is so memorable with me be with this i always remember my childhood sweetheart, after so many years that we haven't heard with each other suddenly we've met thru social networking and become close again. and this time we realized that we are both in love with each other. Thou we are apart miles and miles away still we cannot deny the fact that we are longing and hoping to be together someday. Gods will I love him so much.

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