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Roy Orbison – In Dreams lyrics

"In Dreams" by Roy Orbison

A candy-colored clown they call the sandman
Tiptoes to my room every night
Just to sprinkle stardust and to whisper:
"Go to sleep, everything is alright"

I close my eyes
Then I drift away
Into the magic night
I softly say
A silent prayer
Like dreamers do
Then I fall asleep
To dream my dreams of you

In dreams... I walk with you
In dreams... I talk to you
In dreams... Your mine

All of the time
We're together
In dreams... In dreams

But just before the dawn
I awake and find you gone
I can't help it... I can't help it
If I cry
I remember
That you said goodbye
To end all these things
And I'll be happy in my dreams
Only in dreams
In beautiful dreams



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    Another haunting melody by the great Roy Orbison, written and recorded shortly after the death of his wife. How sad is that? Orbison delivers his sadness and grief 100% and we are there to share his feelings with each playing of this song.
    Those not familiar with his original work, may remember it as being part of the soundtrack from the film "Blue Velvet".
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