Tea in the Sahara

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The Police was an English rock band formed in London in 1977. For the vast majority of their history, the band consisted of Sting (lead vocals, bass), Andy Summers (guitar) and Stewart Copeland (drums). The Police became globally popular in the late 1970s and are generally regarded as one of the fi… more »

My sisters and I
Have one wish before we die
And it may sound strange
As if our minds are deranged Please don't ask us why Beneath the sheltering sky
We have this strange obsession
You have the means in your possession 
Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you

The young man agreed He would satisfy their need
So they danced for his pleasure With a joy you could not measure They would wait for him here
The same place every year Beneath the sheltering sky Across the desert he would fly

Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you

The sky turned to black Would he ever come back?
They would climb a high dune
They would pray to the moon
But he'd never return
So the sisters would burn
As their eyes searched the land
With their cups full of sand

Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you
Tea in the Sahara with you

Written by: GORDON SUMNER

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