Add Explanation
Add Meaning
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Steve Winwood – Walking In The Wind lyrics

You walk and talk and move around in circles
Your friends telling you you are doing fine
You can't see that snowball as it hurtles
Through the shattered membranes of your mind
If I could talk to you for just one minute
Then you would know what it is I am getting at
But there again your head's got nothing in it
By the way you left without your hat

I'm walking in the wind looking at the sky
Hanging on a breeze and wondering why, why
Your old man's headed for the final pay-off
The joker that you got is fading too
And all the sharks that come around for the rip-off
Are gonna tear the flesh right off you
The plastic princess hangs her head in wonder at the silver glittered boys
Trying, trying to compete
And all at once the room begins to thunder
And all that's left is the stain on the sheet

The prostitute is standing on the corner
Suffering so much pain to stay alive
She's so real, that life itself bows down before her
She couldn't make that nine to five
While the president is crying, crying in the White House
The prime minister's really got the blues
All the heads of state are busy playing cat & mouse
'Cause you can see none of them have ever paid their dues

God knows why, why, why

Lyrics taken from /lyrics/s/steve_winwood/walking_in_the_wind.html

  • Email
  • Correct

Music Factsabout Steve Winwood and "Walking In The Wind" song

Walking In The Wind meanings

  • U
    Hello there! I believe steve winwood didn't realize he was proclaiming a sin-sick country /world needs a savior!. The lord jesus christ himself. Who sufferd and died on that cruel cross to save his people from their sin. He was buried and on the third day he rose again. Ascended to heaven to be with god the father and is coming back to this world again for those who trust in him!. That's his story and he's stickin' to it!
    Add your reply

    Write about your feelings and thoughts about Fresh Start

    Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
    Min 50 words
    Not bad

    Top meanings Post my meaning

    • U
      Hello there! I believe steve winwood didn't realize he was proclaiming a sin-sick country /world... Read more →

    Featured lyrics