The Fool on the Hill [Take 4]

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Day after day
 Alone on a hill
The man with the foolish grin
Is keeping perfectly still 
But nobody wants to know him
They can see that he's just a fool
And he never gives an answer 

But the fool on the hill
Sees the sun going down
And the eyes in his head
See the world spinning round 

Well on the way
Head in a cloud 
The man of a thousand voices
 Talking perfectly loud

But nobody ever hears him
Or the sounds he appears to make
And he never seems to notice 

But the fool on the hill
Sees the sun going down
And the eyes in his head
See the world spinning round 

And nobody seems to like him
They can tell what he wants to do
And he never shows his feelings 

But the fool on the hill
Sees the sun going down
And the eyes in his head
See the world spinning round 

He never listens to them
He knows that they're the fools 
They don't like him

The fool on the hill
Sees the sun going down
And the eyes in his head
See the world spinning round 

Oh

Written by: John Lennon, Paul McCartney

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