Love Song For A Vampire

Album: The Annie Lennox Collection (1993)
Charted: 3
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  • Come into these arms again
    And lay your body down
    The rhythm of this trembling heart
    Is beating like a drum

    It beats for you, it bleeds for you
    It know not how it sound
    For it is the drum of drums
    It is the song of songs

    Once I had rarest rose
    That ever deigned to bloom
    Cruel winter chilled the bud
    And stole my flower too soon

    Oh loneliness, oh hopelessness
    To search the ends of time
    For there is in all the world
    No greater love than mine

    Love, oh love, oh love
    Still falls the rain (still falls the rain)
    Love, oh love, oh, love
    Still falls the night
    Love, oh love, oh love
    Be mine forever (be mine forever)
    Love, oh love, oh love

    Let me be the only one
    To keep you from the cold
    Now the floor of heaven's lain
    With stars of brightest gold

    They shine for you, they shine for you
    They burn for all to see
    Come into these arms again
    And set this spirit free Writer/s: ANNIE LENNOX
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
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Comments: 2

  • AnonymousI have a similar story to PJ from Dublin - the film and this lovely song came out when I was first away from home at university and fell head over heels in love for the first time. Bittersweet memories!
  • Pj from Dublin, IrelandI remember reading the book Interview with the vampire and along with the song it takes me back to 1992,I was in love with someone who never knew it, being young and inexperienced as i was then the feelings i had inside scared me and i couldnt express them..and "d
    " slipped through my hands ..it was natural learning curve..at times when i hear this song i do think of her..."Man she was so beautiful though!!"...for me this song is a soundtrack of a romance that never could be. ......I wish i knew then what i know now...."jesus dont we all"!......i have nothing but love for this song...it sets my spirit free...
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