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And So It Goes Lyrics

"And So It Goes" was written by Overstreet, Paul/schlitz, Don.
"And So It Goes" was written by Overstreet, Paul/schlitz, Don.

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A mansion on a hill is a lovely sight to see
But like any other house, it's only temporary
Home is anywhere, you choose to put your heart
If there's no love inside, it'll soon fall apart

Ashes to ashes, dust into dust
Buildings will crumble, bridges will rust
Mountains will disappear, rivers will dry up
And so it goes with everything but love
So it goes with everything but love
So it goes

You can drive around in a long limousine
If you don't know where you're going, it don't mean a thing
He who'd walk a mile just to hold an empty hand
Knows what it means to be a wealthy man

Ashes to ashes, dust into dust
Palaces will crumble, bridges will rust
Mountains will disappear, rivers will dry up
And so it goes with everything but love
So it goes with everything but love
So it goes

Worldly treasures will all pass away
There's just one thing that's put here to stay

Ashes to ashes, dust into dust
Kingdoms will crumble, bridges will rust
Mountains will disappear, rivers will dry up
And so it goes with everything but love
So it goes with everything but love
So it goes with everything but love
So it goes with everything but love

Songwriters
OVERSTREET, PAUL/SCHLITZ, DON

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