Wave Goodbye

Album: Euphoria Morning (1999)
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  • Words get tangled on your tongue
    And you stumble on your feet
    When you miss somebody
    And everywhere you think you see them
    Walking down the street
    When you miss somebody
    When you miss somebody
    You tell yourself a hundred thousand times
    Nobody ever lives forever
    So you give it one more try
    To wave goodbye, wave goodbye

    Every hurtful thing you ever said
    Is ringing in your ear
    When you miss somebody
    And everything of beauty that you see
    Only brings a tear
    When you miss somebody
    When you miss somebody
    You tell yourself everything will be alright
    Try to stand up strong and brave
    When all you want to do is lay down and die

    How long I've waited for an answer or a sign
    Lonely and weary from
    The troubled task of trying
    To wave goodbye

    So now you start to recognize
    That every single path you see
    Leads to a tear in your eye
    So wave goodbye, wave goodbye Writer/s: CHRIS CORNELL
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
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Comments: 5

  • Joe from Sin City, NvI agree with Kurt from Illinois, Chris Cornell is probably one of the most underrated singers in music. How Rolling Stone could neglect to include him in a list of the Top 100 Singers of the Rock and Roll Era is nothing short of a crime.
  • Joe from Sin City, NvHis second album "Carry On" is a good listen and I can't wait for the new one to come out.
  • Brandon from Saskatoon, CanadaChris Cornell's second solo album, Carry On is set to be released on June 5, 2007. The first single from the album is entitled "No Such Thing".
  • Alpesinger from Inverness, ScotlandI think it's also about breaking up with someone and having an offical goodbye and missing them at the same time. Cornell is amazing.

    Pete Scotland
  • Kurt from Downers Grove, IlThis song has an excellent example of Cornell's incredible range. Check out the part in the middle where he sings "How long I've waited for an answer or a sign." Somebody probably had to squeeze his nuts for that one! He is the greatest singer ever, and if you don't agree, listen to the last couple minutes of "Reach Down" by Temple Of The Dog.
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