You Never Left

http://www.myspace.com/jeannepoisson

Song Lyrics - Music Version to be found on Myspace


You Never Left


Corridors and brick walls

They could never rock me

Only you


Bitumen, epoxy

They could never hold me

Only you


But we

We float away

Over trees

And the Alaskan wilderness

We

We feel the soil

Soft underfoot


Rubber wheels can’t move me

Bars of steel won’t break me

Only you


And although they’ve got me

They will never have me

Only you


But we

We sail away

In lagoons of the Indian River systems

And we wade into salty waves

Of the Atlantic Ocean


I will capture sunsets

Darkness will not blind me

Only you


And your arms will warm me

Like you never left me.


An audio file of this song can be found at myspace.com/jeannepoisson




More by this Author


Comments 9 comments

CMCastro profile image

CMCastro 6 years ago from Baltimore,MD USA

BEAUTIFUL!!!! Bravo! I'm going to MySpace now to listen.


Nikkij504gurl profile image

Nikkij504gurl 6 years ago from Louisiana

Beautiful song! i adding u on myspace too ok?


agaglia profile image

agaglia 6 years ago

Nice. Very nice. I'll have to check out the music. Thanks.


BRANDONHEATHTART profile image

BRANDONHEATHTART 6 years ago from NORTH CAROLINA - RALEIGH AREA

love the reference to glues followed by the BUT WE FLOATED AWAY - nice contrary and opposing idea - irony is underrated and many poets tend to sound a bit... anyway


surfeitt profile image

surfeitt 6 years ago Author

thanks cmcastro, nikki, agaglia and brandonheathtart, i appreciate your feedback. i would love feedback on the song too which is listed on myspace.com/jeanne poisson at song number 6. thanks brandonheathtart, i appreciate your pulling out a distinct line to crit and i like your sentiments.


agaglia profile image

agaglia 6 years ago

Hey Surfeitt,'

I like your music. Do you think any of my poetry would work as a song/ How do you go from poetry to music? I feel that some stuff I write has a strong rhythm - perhaps others don't hear that same rhythm. what do you think?


duffsmom profile image

duffsmom 6 years ago from Pacific Northwest, USA

Very intense--great!


Rhonda Waits profile image

Rhonda Waits 5 years ago from The Emerald Coast

Beautiful and intense. This was great.

Sweet wishes Rhonda


surfeitt profile image

surfeitt 5 years ago Author

hi agaglia i think that little spotted red will make a great song. maybe a frenchy-sultry sort of folk song will be very cute. all the best!

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working