Pacific Street

Reach
Johnny Redeye met his Ma

And he knew that she knew what he was gonna say
But it doesn’t really matter
Only today
Cause I’ve got bonds that I’ve saved up for a while
And she clipped his soft face with a knowing smile
And his face as he raised it to the sky
And the sun begin to shine

And in the morning when you rise
Be sure to know your destiny
Cause it’s all worth while, all worth while
The man across the street ain’t wise
You know if he was wise, if he was wise
He’d be on the other side, other side

Reach every sky to know what it’s like
But I try…
I, I, I, I

I can see the road where you once flew
I’m in Pacific Street to make ends meet
And it’s plain to see, and plain to see
Now I believe in what I do
The legends free, I cannot see
But it’s all worth while, all worth while
Reach every sky to know what it’s like
But I try…
I, I, I, I

The man across the street ain’t wise
You know if he was wise, if he was wise
He’d be on the other side, other side
And in the morning when you rise
Be sure to know your destiny
Cause it’s all worth while, all worth while

All worth while

Something on my Mind
Is there something I should say?
What am I to do?
Have I found a way?
And in the small hours when I rise
Honey hold me tight
And say it’s just a game

Is there something I should know?
Shall I stay here for a while
There’s always something on my mind
And as I look up to the sky
And I know down deep inside
There’s always something on my mind

Is there something I should say?
Try to find a way
Love me for one night
To look at me and then to sigh
I could run a mile
And turn round in a day

Shall I turn to you for gold?
Shall I look at you and sigh?
There’s always something on my mind

And when I’m happy can I smile
Just to know down deep inside
There’s always something on my mind

Unless
There was a lonely boy
Or should I say
He was seventeen
You went away
There was a long lost song
Or should I say
It was almost May
I loved a long long way

Where has he gone from here?
What should I do or try to say?
There is a way
Unless
Where has love gone from here?
How can I try and find a way?

There was an autumn night
Or should I say
I was in a dream
It went away
There was a preacher man
Let’s have fun and
The boat had to sail
It went away

Where has he gone from here
What should I do or try to say?
There is a way
Unless
Where has love gone from here?
How can I try and find a way?

Learning to love was like a game
A game I could not win
Pretend *?*

Where do we go from here?
What should I do or try to say?
There is a way
Unless
Where has love gone from here?
How can I try and find a way?

Southbound Excursion
On a train I jump so fast
My feet don’t touch the ground
I’m going south, yeah nobody but me
Inspector man in on his way
I close my eyes and he can pass me by

Southbound excursion is taking me far, far away
Not that I am too worried
I’m not there to stay

Hey mister can you tell me
Where to go from here
I ain’t lost cause I know
Big Bluff it starts beneath the

Bed and breakfast time come and go across my eyes
I’m on my own, yeah nobody but me

Inspector man is on his way, different suit
I hope he passes by

Southbound excursion is taking me far, far away
Not that I am too worried
I’m not here to stay

Hey mother can you tell me where to go from here
Got to go cause the pips have gone
And there’s a ?

Hey mister can you tell me
Where to go from here
I ain’t lost cause I know
?

Natural
You said I’m looking fine, yeah, yeah, yeah
You’re not so bad yourself!
Natural
No love house of mine
You’ve got Papa’s money
I’ve got time
Natural
Let’s take the Eastern Line
*?*
I wish you were mine
I’ve got a feeling I’d get on fine
Natural

Did you see
I’m looking for your face
But I looked at you
And you done me before
*?*
It’s so..natural
It’s not hard to see
*?*
Miles and miles of booze
And you say “so so”
I say “Mr Cool”
Natural
*?*
Since I’ve worn extra holes in my shoes
Let’s buy this Eastern Line
I’ve got a feeling I’d get on fine
Natural

Did you see
The look on your face
But I looked at you
And you done me before
*?*
It’s so..natural

You said I’m looking fine, yeah, yeah, yeah
You’re not so bad yourself!
Natural
No love house of mine
You’ve got Papa’s money
I’ve got time
Natural

Don’t Let Your Love Start a War
It’s the same old story
How you’re gonna change the world
And you’ve hurt all the people
A promise, a promise, a promise
And there’s just one tiny problem
That just seems to linger
Well you can just about *?* in my house
And there’s one thing certain

You’re really gonna start a war
You’re really gonna start a war
Just listen what they’re saying, yeah

Walking through a sunset
Let’s *?* and yawning
I see an old friend
And a light that surrounds me
And I’m trying to get back home
and there’s one thing certain

You’re really gonna start a war
You’re really gonna start a war
Just listen what they’re saying, yeah

Beyond Friday’s Field
There’s a field I know
Am I looking at you for the last time in a million years?
Is there something you want to say?
Don’t you know I can read your mind
Probably do it the second time
On a day when I know it clear

There’s a town I know
Where the man who can sell his shoes
And he know’s it’s for the last time
But he’s knows he got nothing to lose
Lose or win doesn’t end the game
And I think we’ll end up the same
Same’s a word I’m not used to

Win or lose doesn’t end the game
And I think we’ll end up the same
Same’s a word I’m not used to

Abergele Next Time
Yes the day that I first saw you
It was in March I think
Cause I seen you lending some things from a shop
You saw me – you laughed
Blow a kiss and I turned right around
You followed me out
And ever since that day I’ve been

Cause we could go for ever and ever
Abegele’s not too bad this time of year
Or if you want I’ll make a promise
And if you stick around I’ll make it honest

I’m gonna get back down and my
Head get’s stronger
Climb back up and my
Arms get longer
And if you wanna take to me, well
You got to prove yourself to me now

Now you say you’re leaving for some guy *?*
Manray(?) and Shelley will be *?*
I turned round and laughed
Looked at you and said
“Well, what about me?”
You said “Try the library, It’s E27 to E103”

Cause we could go for ever and ever
Abegele’s still not bad
still not bad this time of year
If you want I’ll make that promise
And if you stick around I’ll make it honest

I’m gonna get back down and my
Head get’s stronger
Climb back up and my
Arms get longer
And if you wanna take to me
You got to prove yourself to me now

Crazier
Sundrenched girl
Crazier, but keeps me going
Makes me smile
Life like sand and so forgiving
What it means to me now
Sundrenched girl
What it means to me now
Sundrenched girl
Sundrenched girl
Fun’s the word and all for living
Tends to fly and sometimes
Sulks of love but knows I’m kidding
What it means to me now
Sundrenched girl
What it means to me now
Sundrenched girl

What it means to me now
Sundrenched girl
To me now
Sundrenched girl

Sundrenched girl
Crazier, but keeps me going
Makes me smile
Life like sand and so forgiving
Life like sand and so forgiving

Palm of my Hand
There must be times
When a man has to sit and pray
There must be love
When he thinks to himself all he needs is just one
Extra day in a week
Is there something for me to realise?
There must be love at the end of the day when he sighs

Had it in the palm of my hand
When I think to myself how I lie
Had it in the palm of my hand
Seems there’s always some kind of surprise when I think about
Days in a week
Is there something for me to realise?
Had it in the palm of my hand

A long lost friend, *?* face and *?*
There was a time when my life didn’t fit
The silence reminds me of
Days in a week
Is there something for me to realise?
There must be love at the end of the day when he sighs

Had it in the palm of my hand
When I think to myself how I lie
Had it in the palm of my hand
Seems there’s always some kind of surprise when I think about
Days in a week
Is there something for me to realise?
Had it in the palm of my hand

Love’s a Beautiful Place
Love is just such a beautiful place
Gonna blow me some more time again
Gonna blow me some more time again
Cause love is just such a beautiful place
Gonna blow me some more time again
Gonna blow me some more time again

There was me thinking it was make-believe
And the petals sort of fell down on my face – feeling fine
And I just kept on running
And I sort of seen it coming
And it was just so simply fine

Love is just such a beautiful place
And I’m gonna blow me some more time again
Cause love is just such a beautiful place
Gonna blow me some more time again
More time again

There was me thinking it was make-believe
And the petals sort of fell down on my face – feeling fine
And I just kept on running
And I sort of seen it coming
And it was just so simply fine

Meadow of Love
Try to find just something that is there
Even when there’s no-one there
Try to find just something of my own
It’s so hard to try and expose

There must be someone
It’s wild in the field
And this strange sort of place
Called the meadow of love
Meadow of love

Try to find just something is there
Even when there’s no-one there
Try to find just something in my life
It’s so hard to try and expose

There must be someone
It’s wild in the field
And this strange sort of place
Called the meadow of love
Meadow of love

Thank You
Thank you for the way you try to say
There must be another kind of day
Thank you for that almost heavenly time
It seems so right

Thank you for this lovely sort of place
Emily is just a name to say
Thank you for this almost heavenly time
It seems so right

And then we’ll be
There’s just something for me
And I know deep inside what I’m trying to be
And God say right and I’ll be there in time
There’s just something for me

And I think to myself
There’s no place I’d rather be
And I know deep inside of my love

And God say right and I’ll be there in time
There’s just something for me
I’m not trying to be free
And God say right and I’ll be there in time
There’s just something for me

And I think to myself
There’s no place I’d rather be
And I know deep inside of my love
And I’m trying to

Thank you for the way you try to say
There must be another kind of way
Thank you for that almost heavenly time
It seemed so right

And God say right
And God say right I’ll be there in time
Just something for me

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