Thru My Eyes

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Phil Collins

Philip David Charles "Phil" Collins, LVO (born 30 January 1951) is an English singer-songwriter, drummer, pianist, and actor best known as a drummer and vocalist for British progressive rock group Genesis and as a solo artist. more »

It's never where you think you'll find it
The thing you think you're looking for
It could take you all your lifetime 
And still you'd never quite be sure

You could look everywhere  Because you know it's there  Somewhere beneath the sky
But too close and you'll get burned 
There's no lesson learned
Yet some people pass it by

You'll see things different when you look through my eyes
 Things are different if you see what I see
Just look closely and you'll see through my eyes
It could be different, you'll see how it could be,
If you can see

You may need help to find your way home
 Those who brought you here have flown 
The road you take is full of hope or sadness 
The choice you make will be your own

But you're not alone in there 
Just say hello in there  cause there are many just like you
They'll help you find someway 
To make it all the way
They'll tell you all you have to do

You'll see things different when you look through my eyes
 Things are different if you see what I see
Just look closely and you'll see through my eyes
It could be different, you'll see how it could be,
If you can see

No one warns you of the heartache 
No one can hide you from the storm 
But from the shadows there will come the sunshine 
A place to dry and keep you warm

 Though no one tells you how
Your hearts beating faster now
 Getting stronger day by day

 Suddenly it's clear, what you seek is near
It's what you learn along the way

Its never where you think you'll find it
The thing you think you 're looking for
Well it could take you all your lifetime  Still you'll never quite be sure
You'll find it, just look closer

Written by: PHILLIP DAVID CHARLES COLLINS

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