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Vanessa Carlton

Vanessa Lee Carlton (born August 16, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. Upon completion of her education at the School of American Ballet, Carlton chose to pursue singing instead, performing in New York bars and clubs while attending university. Three months after recording a demo… more »

Cradling stones Hold fire bright As crickets call out
To the moonlight And as you lean in
To steal a kiss
I'll never need more than this

We all share the pain
Of our histories But the ache goes away
If you could see
This night under stars Well I call it peace If you say ill never need more than this

And the trees grow so thick You can barely see through And the forest bestows
All the simplest of truths And you think you'll be happy If granted one more wish
But the truth is
You'll never need more
You'll never need more
You'll never need more than this.

Want so much in this life
There's so much to be
We sail through our youth So impatiently Until we see
That the years move along And soldiers and heroes come home
And they carry a song don't

Live in forgotten times
May this always remind
You of the sea under the skies You looking glass ?
Lets make this our story Lets live in the glory Time it fades away precious as a song
'cause someday we'll be gone
 Cradling stones
Hold fire bright.
As we watch the glow
Of the morning light Someday our bones here they will lie
And so we sing

As the years move along And soldiers and heroes come home
And they carry a song
Lets make this our story Lets live in the glory Time it fades away precious as a song
'Cause someday we'll be gone

Written by: STEPHAN DOUGLAS JENKINS, VANESSA CARLTON

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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