We use cookies to customize content and advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze traffic to our site. We also share information about your use of our site with our trusted social media, advertising and analytics partners. Read more.
  •    
  •    
  •    

    Stanley Black / Lyrics

    Playlist 0 Rate 0 Like & Share Print Email Play

    "Romance" Lyrics

    Stanley Black

    new!
    Album:
    Genre:
    Duration:00:00:00
    Rank: (−) history »
    Rate:
    −/5 from 0 users
    Charts: view all »
    Referring urls:view all »

    Video

    Lyrics

    Romance, a play boy who is born each spring
    To teach the nightingale to sing
    A very pretty song: "I love you".

    Romance, a legend on an old brocade,
    A prince who tells a country maid: "I love you".

    Now where this whimsy comes from, I don't know;
    For when it comes it's just about to go.

    Romance, a flower that will bloom awhile
    With sunshine from a lover's smile,
    That lover's tears bedew! Ah!

    Yet, when I seek this beauty,
    Flower of youth's first dawning,
    I find a prosy work-a-day world
    Stretching and yawning!

    Love is locked up in cages,
    Kept for a poet's pages;
    Life and adventure
    Don't seem to be paying attention to me!

    And so I dream of fair Romance
    And let my fancies weave pretty stories.
    And tho' I know they are not so,
    I like to go wand'ring amid their wistful glories.

    My princes become what I mold them,
    And they stay for the breath of a sigh!
    I open my arms to enfold them,
    And they're gone like a breeze rushing by.

    Ah, this is a humdrum world,
    But when I dream I set it dancing.
    When life is gray, I have a way to keep it gay,
    Passing the time of day with love.
    This song was submitted on November 24th, 2016.
    Copyright with Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc..
    Written by Beth Gibbons, Paul David Webb.
    Lyrics licensed by LyricFind.

    Songs you may also like

    Contributors

    leaderboard activity

    Comments

    Facebook (0) LetsSingIt (0)