Travelling Man

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Simple Minds are a Scottish rock band who achieved worldwide popularity from the mid-1980s to the early 1990s. Although experiencing significant personnel changes, it has continued to tour to a cult following through that decade and into the new millennium. more »

The lights of the motel shine on to me
This is the land of the brave, sad and the lonely 

The last ride's
 Coming to me I can feel it
A new life
 Screaming out and I can't miss it

 Travelling man
 Travelling man
You get away if you can

My body's shaking, my body's tired  Hookers to the left of me, killers on the inside 

The last train 
Left this station long ago
The headlights  Shine like diamonds in the snow

Like a travelling man
I'm a travelling man
Run away if you can

 Cruel world keeps turning, I'm dead on my feet
From the blue icy mountains to white city heat
 Factory fire burns like a phoenix tonight
 Spread your wings, come on darling 

And your eyes
 Search for me but I can't see them
And your sweet mouth
It speaks to me but I can't hear it
And your - your sweet smile
Two thousand miles for your warm kisses 
And your sweet child
I got one last chance and I can't miss it
No no no no

 Travelling man
Like a travelling man
Well I'm a travelling man


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