Unchained Melody

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Roy Orbison

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), also known by the nickname 'The Big O', was an American singer-songwriter, best known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads. Orbison grew up in Texas and began singing in a rockabilly/country a… more »

Oh, my love 
My darling
I've hungered for your touch
A long lonely time

And time goes by
So slowly
And time can do so much
Are you still mine

I need your love
I need your love
God speed your love
To me

Lonely rivers flow
To the sea, to the sea
To the open arms 
Of the sea
Lonely rivers sigh
Wait for me, wait for me
I'll be coming home
Wait for me


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