It's Not the Same for Us

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Level 42 are an English pop rock and jazz-funk band who had a number of worldwide and UK hits during the 1980s and 1990s. more »

I know you live on my street 
I sometimes wonder
Why we don't meet
I've seen your face in the sky
Twenty-five stories high
You never come down to earth  Communication (communication)
 Could hardly be much worse 
Don't keep me here in the dark
I want to be your friend 
Your fears are way off the mark

 Every generation
Sees it their own way
 Never learning their lessons
 Making the same mistakes again

It's not the same for us, as history fades away
It's not the same for us, you must hear me when I say

Look out on this brave new land
 Think of the future 
The future that lays in our hands 
Our leaders live in the past
We can change it
There's something to hope for at last

 Every generation
Sees it their own way
Why don't we learn our lessons 
Don't make the same mistakes again

(Chorus)

What dreams are you chasing now?
What are you living for? 
The problems that we're facing now
 Nobody faced before 
 Please don't reject me
In anger or in sorrow 
You've got to accept me
If we're to make a better tomorrow

It's not the same - it's not the same for us

Written by: WALIOU JACQUES BADAROU, PHILIP GABRIEL GOULD, MARK KING, MICHAEL DAVID LINDUP

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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