Beautiful

Beautiful

Everybody knows we live in a worldWhere they give bad names to beautiful thingsEverybody knows we live in a worldWhere we don't give beautiful things a second glanceHeaven only knows we live in a worldWhere what we call beautiful is just something on salePeople laughing behind their handsAs the fragile and the sensitive are given [...]

Like A Rock

Like A Rock

Stood there boldlySweatin' in the sunFelt like a millionFelt like number oneThe height of summerI'd never felt that strongLike a rock I was eighteenDidn't have a careWorking for peanutsNot a dime to spareBut I was lean andSolid everywhereLike a rock My hands were steadyMy eyes were clear and brightMy walk had purposeMy steps were quick [...]

Be Yourself

Be Yourself

Someone falls to piecesSleeping all aloneSomeone kills the painSpinning in the silenceShe finally drifts away Someone gets excitedIn a chapel yardAnd catches a bouquetAnother lays a dozenWhite roses on a grave And to be yourself is all that you can doTo be yourself is all that you can do Someone finds salvation in everyoneAnother only [...]

Mr Jones And Me

Mr Jones And Me

I was down at the New Amsterdam Staring at this yellow-haired girl Mr. Jones strikes up a conversation With a black-haired flamenco dancer You know she dances while his father plays guitar She's suddenly beautiful And we all want something beautiful Man, I wish I was beautiful So come dance this silence down through the [...]