Friendly Star

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Judy Garland

Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American actress, singer and vaudevillian. Described by Fred Astaire as "the greatest entertainer who ever lived" and renowned for her contralto voice, she attained international stardom throughout a career that spanned … more »

There's a star for everyone  Brightly shining in the sky
It seems to be a part of our destiny  Every night I eagerly,

 Watch them all go twinkling by
But I can't seem to find the one the heavens  Assigned to me...
 Friendly star, where could you be hiding 

 Smile for me from out of the lonely night
 Friendly star, my fate needs deciding
How I need the glow of your guiding light
I know that you are near, for I am strangely dreamy

And so if you can see me from afar
Won't you kindly, light my way
Lead me to my lover, Just point him out, And whisper,
"There you are, there you are"

Then my love, you will be
 Standing here, close to me
In your eyes, I will see my friendly star.


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