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Expecting to Fly Lyrics

from Neil Young Archives Volume I (1963 - 1972)(8 CD with 160 page book)

"Expecting to Fly" is track #32 on the album Neil Young Archives Volume I (1963 - 1972)(8 CD with 160 page book). It was written by Young, Neil.
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There you stood on the edge of your feather
Expecting to fly
While I laughed I wondered whether
I could wave goodbye

Knowin' that you'd gone
By the summer it was healing
We had said "Goodbye"
All the years we'd spent with feeling
Ended with a cry

Babe, ended with a cry
Babe, ended with a cry

I tried so hard to stand
As I stumbled and fell to the ground
So hard to laugh as I fumbled
And reached for the love I found

Knowin' it was gone
If I never lived without you
Now you know I'd die
If I never said "I loved you"
Now you know I'd try

Babe, now you know I'd try
Babe, now you know I'd try, babe

Songwriters
YOUNG, NEIL

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