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Tim Buckley

Timothy Charles Buckley III (February 14, 1947 – June 29, 1975) was an American singer and musician. His music and style changed considerably through the years; his first album (1966) was mostly folk oriented, but over time his music incorporated jazz, psychedelia, funk, soul, avant-garde and an … more »

I was just a curly-haired mountain boy
On my way
 Passing through I heard a voice  Whisper good evening 
I turned to a shadow 
And saw her there 
So all alone 
She had those sad china eyes
That sang each time she smiled 
Ah, but the song
It seemed to linger 
So long it deepened 
My love for her
 Until she called me near
And then we waltzed to our heart beat
All around 
The sea was swaying 
The breeze was praying 
 Never to leave her alone  Alone 
Oh, the time just slipped on by
And with the time
So did our love
Ah, her every move
Just like a fever 
Just like a fever 
Burnin' inside would not leave me

Written by: TIM BUCKLEY


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