I Shall Be Released

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Bette Midler

Bette Midler (born December 1, 1945), also known by her informal stage name, The Divine Miss M, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, comedian, producer and entrepreneur. In a career spanning almost half a century, Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three Grammy Awards, … more »

They say everything can be replaced That every distance is not near
So I remember every face
Of every man who put me here

They say every woman needs protection
Then they turn around and tell you Every woman's got to fall
I swear, I see my own reflection Somewhere far beyond this wall

I see my life come shining From the west down to the east
Any day now, any day now
I shall be released 
Now, yonder stands there in that lonely crowd
A man who swears he is not to blame, no, no
And if you ask him has he ever seen this lonely woman?
He'll tell you, "No, no, no"
What's more, he does not know my name

But I see my light come shining Shining, shining, shining from the west Straight on down to the east
Ah, any day now, any, any old day now
I am going to, I am going to be released, yeah

They tell ya, they tell ya every woman
They tell ya every woman got to have protection Then they turn around and tell ya
"No, we gonna make that a woman fall"
Oh, god, I swear, I swear I see
I see my, my very own reflection Far and away beyond, way, way beyond these four walls 
That's right, I see, I see my life, my life
My life is shining, shining, shining Shining, shining, shining, shining From the west straight on down to the east
And any day now, do you hear me?
Any day now, I shall be, I am going to be released 
Any day now, any day now, any day now
Any, any day now, oh, any day now
Any day, any day, any day
Any day, any day, any day
Woah, any day, any day, any old day now
Yeah, any day now, I am going to, I shall be released 
Woah, any day now, I shall see again Any day now, I shall be free again Any day now, they'll let me be again Oh, any day now, any day now, any day now
Whoa, help me, any day, any day
Any old day now

Written by: BOB DYLAN

Lyrics © BOB DYLAN MUSIC OBO SPECIAL RIDER MUSIC

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I Shall Be Released