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Come
And talk of all the things we did today
Here
And laugh about our funny little ways
While we have a few minutes to breathe
Then I know that it's time you must leave

But darling be home soon
I couldn't bear to wait an extra minute if you dawdled
My darling be home soon
It's not just these few hours but I've been waiting since I toddled
For the great relief of having you to talk to

And now
A quarter of my life is almost past
I think I've come to see myself at last
And I see that the time spent confused
Was the time that I spent without you
And I feel myself in bloom

So darling be home soon
I couldn't bear to wait an extra minute if you dawdled
My darling be home soon
It's not just these few hours but I've been waiting since I toddled
For the great relief of having you to talk to

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Darling be home soon
I couldn't bear to wait an extra minute if you dawdled
My darling be home soon
It's not just these few hours but I've been waiting since I toddled
For the great relief of having you to talk to

Go
And beat your crazy head against the sky
Try
And see beyond the houses and your eyes
It's ok to shoot the moon

So darling
My darling be home soon
I couldn't bear to wait an extra minute if you dawdled
My darling be home soon
It's not just these few hours but I've been waiting since I toddled
For the great relief of having you to talk to



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    starrysky1252Jul 30, 2009 at 3:15 pm
    "Darling be home soon". Is about a Love so deeply moving, it resembles a full length movie! An extra minute; these few hours. For the great relief of having you to talk to. The woman is leaving on a flight somewhere? To talk of all the things we did today.
    A flight in the evening leaving the man alone to contemplate his Lover and their intimate relationship. It's moving to the point of tears. Almost, except
    they will see each other soon, and share a story, even a kiss. (rjc. 09').

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