Album: Daylight Again (1982)
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  • Waking
    Stream of consciousness
    On a sleeping
    Street of dreams

    Thoughts
    Like scattered leaves
    Slowed in mid-fall
    Into the streams

    Of fast running rivers
    Of choice and chance
    And time stops here on the delta
    While they dance, while they dance

    I love the child
    Who steers this riverboat
    But lately he's crazy
    For the deep

    And the river seems dreamlike
    In the daytime
    And someone keeps thinking
    In my sleep

    Of fast running rivers
    Of choice and chance
    And It seems as if time stops here on the delta (Time stops here on the delta)
    While they dance, while they dance, while they dance, do, do, do Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • John Day from U.k.I’ve always been struck by the thought provoking phrases “the fast cunning rivers of choice and chance” are so powerful. They summarise so much of life. CSN harmonising at their beautiful best.
  • Lumpy Mcphoomph from Southern NhIn 1998, as a longtime fan of Croz, and at his invitation, I traveled down to Atlanta to meet him, and enjoy a CPR concert. We chatted for about 15 mins prior to the show, and I asked him if he and the band performed 'Delta'. "You like Delta?" he asked, beaming. "Jeez, David - it's a phenomenal song, and of all your songs, one of my true favorites!"
    "We'll do it for you" he said. After a couple of great songs, David glanced down at me, sitting directly in front of the stage. "We're gonna do this next tune for a friend who traveled a long way to be here, tonight..." and with that, off they went. I was thoroughly (and I do mean "thoroughly") blown away. Now, anyone who knows anything about Croz knows he can, at times, be an egotistical jerk. He's admitted it numerous times on tape and camera. But make no mistake, he can also be very kind and generous, and for the rest of my life I'll remember his generosity to me that night.
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