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GALVESTON

Galveston, oh Galveston
I still hear your sea winds blowing
I still see her dark eyes glowing
She was twenty-one
When I left Galveston

Galveston, oh Galveston
I still hear your sea waves crashing
While I watch the cannon flashing
And I clean my gun
And I dream of Galveston

I still see her standing by the water
Standing there, looking out to sea
And is she waiting there for me?
On the beach where we used to run

Galveston, oh Galveston
I am so afraid of dying
Before I dry the tears she's crying
Before I see your sea birds flying
In the sun, at Galveston



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    SirJohnPaulGeorgeRingoAug 11, 2011 at 8:15 pm
    Its' about a young man who gets drafted in the Vietnam war and dreams of his girl back home.He's afraid of dying and hopes he makes it back home to see her again.(Basically).

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