Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town

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Pearl Jam is an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1990. Since its inception, the band's line-up has included Eddie Vedder (vocals), Stone Gossard (guitar), Jeff Ament (bass), and Mike McCready (guitar). The band's current drummer is Matt Cameron, also of Soundgarden, who has… more »

I seem to recognize your face Haunting  familiar  yet I can't seem to place it Cannot find the candle of thought to light your name Lifetimes are catching up with me
All these changes taking place  I wish I'd seen the place But no one's ever taken me Hearts and thoughts they fade  fade away

I swear I recognize your breath Memories like fingerprints are slowly raising
Me  you wouldn't recall, for I'm not my former It's hard when, your stuck upon the shelf I changed by not changing at all, small town predicts my fate Perhaps that's what no one wants to see
I just want to scream, hello My god its been so long, never dreamed you'd return But now here you are, and here I am Hearts and thoughts they fade, away
 Hearts and thoughts they fade, fade away Hearts and thoughts they fade, away Hearts and thoughts they fade, fade away Hearts and thoughts they fade

Written by: DAVID ABBRUZZESE, EDDIE VEDDER, JEFF AMENT, MIKE MCCREADY, STONE GOSSARD

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