Never Is a Long Time

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Roxette is a Swedish pop rock duo, consisting of Marie Fredriksson (vocals) and Per Gessle (vocals and guitar). Formed in 1986, the duo became an international act in the late 1980s, when they released their breakthrough album Look Sharp!. Their third album Joyride, which was released in 1991, became just as successful as its predecessor. Roxette went onto achieve nineteen UK Top 40 hits and several US Hot 100 hits, including four US number-ones with "The Look", "Listen to Your Heart", "It Must Have Been Love", and "Joyride". Other hits include "Dangerous", "Fading Like a Flower", "Dressed for Success" and "The Centre of the Heart". more »

You build it up and tear it down, there's no reason to follow you. 
You left the song without a sound, you left the story I made for you. 
Softly angels bow and cry in the stillness of the night.

Never is a long time - goodbye. 
No answers for the asking. 
It's a long time - goodbye. 
No mercy for the aching. 
It's a long time - oh I see no light on the forsaken. 
Never is a long time - goodbye. 
Let's spend the night when this dream has come to an end.

Sometimes you laugh, 
Sometimes you cry, and yes, 
I've cried over you. 
You've left me blind in paradise. 
You've left me hungering for the touch of you. 
Snow white angels run and hide in the blackness of the night.

Never is a long time...


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