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You sit, with the man
Throw it all away
And you dream, of the birds
That have flown away

And you hope that you won't see it fall
Again
And you'll sing day by day
Old joy, comes back to me
You'll sing day by day
Old joy, comes back to me

You say this, is the line
Of the influence, of dreams
Tall buildings and a wife
Won't be enough for me

There is more in the world to be found
Than dreams

And you'll sing day by day
Old joy, comes back to me
You'll sing day by day
Old joy, comes back to me

Forget the things that get away
Forget the things that get away
Don't dream of yesterday
Don't dream of yesterday



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  • U
    UnregisteredJan 27, 2012 at 7:20 pm
    "when your hurt by someone you love
    You always think they can change
    Well sometimes they just stay the same
    They dont always mean to bring you down
    Yeah somtimes they gotta good heart
    But two good people can be two good people apart"
    Best lyrics i've heard in a long long time

    Rumours are this is about laura marling
  • U
    UnregisteredSep 6, 2011 at 4:53 am
    **
    Yeah if somebody tears your heart
    Well its nothing
    Yeah theres plenty more to come

    Yeah And "Day by day old joy comes back to me"
    Yeah "well day by day old joy comes back to me"(x6)
  • U
    UnregisteredSep 6, 2011 at 4:45 am
    well everybodys talking about how
    she looked at the party tonight
    And he sat at home waiting for his invite
    While shes dancing with someone
    Theres a flickering in the ring
    And she smiles while she thinks about him breifly

    And when she said she loved him
    Well i think that she tried
    so he'll just shrug his shoulders where he ussually cried
    And he'll say "well day by day old joy comes back to me"
    Yeah "well day by day old joy comes back to me"

    When your hurt by someone you love
    You always think they can change
    well sometimes they just stay the same
    They dont always mean to bring you down
    Yeah somtimes they gotta good heart
    But two good people can be two good people apart

    Well when she said she loved him
    Well I think that she tried
    so he'll just shrug his shoulders where he ussually cried
    And he'll say "well day by day old joy comes back to me"
    Yeah "well day by day old joy comes back to me"

    Everybody makes the same mistakes as you
    Somebody's gonna fall inlove with you
    Some day
    And if somebody breaks your heart
    Yeah sombody tearts your heart
    Well its nothing
    Yeah theres plenty more to find

    Yeah And "Day by day old joy comes back to me"
    Yeah "well day by day old joy comes back to me"

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