Surf's Up

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The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys are an American rock band, formed in 1961 in Hawthorne, California. The group was initially composed of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and friend Al Jardine. Managed by the Wilsons' father Murry, the Beach Boys signed to Capitol Records in 1962. The b… more »

A diamond necklace played the pawn
Hand in hand some drummed along, oh
To a handsome man and baton A blind class aristocracy Back through the opera glass you see
The pit and the pendulum drawn Columinated ruins domino  Canvass the town and brush the backdrop Are you sleeping?

Hung velvet overtaken me
Dim chandelier awaken me
To a song dissolved in the dawn
The music hall a costly bow
The music all is lost for now
To a muted trumpeter swan Columinated ruins domino  Canvass the town and brush the backdrop Are you sleeping, Brother John?

Dove nested towers the hour was Strike the street quicksilver moon Carriage across the fog
Two-Step to lamp lights cellar tune
The laughs come hard in Auld Lang Syne

The glass was raised, the fired rose
The fullness of the wine, the dim last toasting While at port adieu or die

A choke of grief heart hardened I Beyond belief a broken man too tough to cry

Surf's up Aboard a tidal wave
Come about hard and join
The young and often spring you gave
I heard the word Wonderful thing
A children's song

Child, child, child, child, child A child is the father of the man
Child, child, child, child, child A child is the father of the man
A children's song
Have you listened as they played Their song is love
And the children know the way
That's why the child is the father to the man
Child, child, child, child, child Child, child, child, child, child Na na na na na na na na
Child, child, child, child, child That's why the child is the father to the man
Child, child, child, child, child

Written by: BRIAN WILSON, VAN DYKE PARKS

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