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Glen Campbell - Yesterday When I Was Young Songtext

Yesterday when I was young,
The taste of life was sweet as rain upon my tongue,
I teased at life as if it were a foolish game,
The way the evening breeze may tease a candle flame;
The thousand dreams I dreamed,
The splendid things I planned
I always built, alas,
On weak and shifting sand;
I lived by night and shunned the naked light of day
And only now I see how the years ran away.

Yesterday, when I was young,
So many drinking songs were waiting to be sung,
So many wayward pleasures lay in store for me
And so much pain my dazzled eyes refused to see,
I ran so fast that time and youth at last ran out,
I never stopped to think what life was all about
And every conversation I can now recall concerned itself
With me, and nothing else at all.

Yesterday the moon was blue,
And every crazy day brought something nwe to do,
I used my magic age as if it were a wand,
And never saw the waste and emptiness beyond;
The game of love I played with arrogance and pride
And every flame I lit too quickly, quickly died;
The friends I made all seemed somehow to drift away
And only I am left on stage to end the play.
There are so many songs in me that won't be sung,
I feel the bitter taste of tears upon my tongue,
The time has come for me to pay for yesterday
When I was young.
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Album Houston (Comin' To See You) (1974)

Glen Campbell
  1. 1.
    Houston (I'm Comin' To See You)
  2. 2.
    Too Many Mornings
  3. 3.
    Lovesick Blues
  4. 4.
    Yesterday, When I Was Young
  5. 5.
    Lovelight
  6. 6.
    No Love At All
  7. 7.
    Honestly Loved
  8. 8.
    Bonaparte's Retreat
  9. 9.
    If I Were Loving You
  10. 10.
    A Beautiful Love Song
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