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Lyrics by: David Gates
# Debut Chart
98 Jun '71 Hot 100

Lyrics

Always looked so good on the outside When you get to believing it's true Then you know That you're on your way People tug on your shirt say you're lucky You got everything that you want but you don't Yet you dare not say


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Go downtown, people running around They climb slowly dragging you Downtown horns makes a dent in your mind Plush rooms make a blind in your eyes to see Blinding me Light, lovely light, won't you shine in my window Love, precious love, won't you fill every room Been too long on the road Maybe cynics' veins are my life blood Maybe biting the hand that I feed So I'll try, try to understand What it is that devours your freedom Makes you drop everything you held in your hand All the things you planned Go upstairs with a someone who says she cares Like the devil she does What comes ever into your mind Then gone, leaving you with the coldest room, the oldest gloom Warm, won't you be, please be there in the winter Love, precious love, won't you come full circle Oh home, ever home, how could I live without you Oh love, precious love, how could I live without you Been too long on the road

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