Sunshine in Their Eyes

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Stevie Wonder

Stevland Hardaway Morris (born May 13, 1950 as Stevland Hardaway Judkins), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, a child prodigy who developed into one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century. Blind since shortly a… more »

A lonesome fear
A hungry face
A barren pain
A dream unchased
Oh I can't wait until the day there's sunshine in their eyes

A prayer is heard 
By one so small 
Let love be in the
 Hearts of all
Oh I can't wait until there's sunshine in their eyes

You and I may never see them cry
Or wonder why the world's so cold
You feel that they're too young 
To take a look around 
But in their faces I can see the trouble all around 

 Today we must turn into lies
The truth already in their minds
Oh I can't wait until the day there's sunshine in their eyes

He can't wait until the day there's sunshine in their eyes
Oh... sunshine 
Oh I can't wait until the day there's sunshine in their eyes
 Sunshine in our eyes

Oh my momma's worried cause she feels the world is ending 
She believes that everything is coming to an end
Papa's stayin real careful cause his brother Sam was robbed  Trying to buy just a loaf of bread for baby John

See how the world escaped
All the streets turin bare
Most of the news is bad
 Crime just feeds in the air

Sad is the song
 Rolling along
 Everything is happening 

Wit is the tune
Are we all doomed?
 Everything is happening 

Cost of livin's up, but the pay is low and down
Hate to see the babies starve cause momma can't be found  Sister lives alone, bolts and chains the door at night  Never ever walks an alley or a shorter way

See how the world escaped
All the streets turin bare
Most of the news is bad
 Crime just feeds in the air

Sad is the song
 Rolling along
 Everything is happening

Written by: SYREETA WRIGHT, STEVIE WONDER

Lyrics © EMI Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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