Downtown Train

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Robert Clark "Bob" Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American rock and roll singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. more »

Outside another yellow moon
 Punched a hole in the nighttime, yes
I climb through the window and down the street  Shining like a new dime
The downtown trains are full
With all those Brooklyn girls 
They try so hard to break out of their little worlds 

You wave your hand and they scatter like crows 
They have nothing that will ever capture your heart 
They're just thorns without the rose
Be careful of them in the dark
Oh if I was the one
You chose to be your only one
Oh baby can't you hear me now


Will I see you tonight 
On a downtown train
 Every night its just the same
You leave me lonely, now

I know your window and I know its late
I know your stairs and your doorway 
I walk down your street and past your gate
I stand by the light at the four way
You watch them as they fall
They stay at the carnival 
But they'll never win you back

Will I see you tonight 
On a downtown train
 Where every night its just the same
You leave me lonely 
Will I see you tonight 
On a downtown train
All of my dreams just fall like rain
All upon a downtown train

Written by: THOMAS ALAN WAITS

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Downtown Train