Opened Once

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Jeff Buckley

Jeffrey Scott "Jeff" Buckley (November 17, 1966 – May 29, 1997), raised as Scotty Moorhead, was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was the son of Tim Buckley, also a musician. After a decade as a session guitarist in Los Angeles, Buckley amassed a following in the early 1990s by play… more »

I once was open
And one with a travelling heart
I loved with disregard 

Just like the fiction  Rushing in your riverbed  Arise like applause in my head

And in the half-light
 Where we both stand 
This is the half-light
See me as I am

Just like the ocean  Always in love with the moon
It's overflowing now
 Inside you

We fly right over
The minds of so many in pain
We are the smile of light that brings them rain

In the half light  Where we both stand 
In the half light 
You saw me as I am

I am a railroad track abandoned 
With the sunset  Forgetting 
I ever happened 
That I ever happened

Written by: JEFF BUCKLEY

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