Street of Dreams

Album: Chinese Democracy (2008)
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  • All the love in the world couldn't save you
    All the innocence inside
    You know I tried so hard to make you
    Oh I wanna make you change your mind

    And it hurts too much to see you
    And how you left yourself behind
    You know I wouldn't want to be you
    Now there's a hell I can't describe

    So now I wander through my days
    Trying to find my ways
    To the feelings that I felt
    I saved for you and no one else

    And though as long as this road seems
    I know it's called the street of dreams
    But that's not stardust on my feet
    It leaves a taste that's bittersweet
    That's called the blues

    I don't know just what I should do
    Everywhere I go I see you
    You know it's what you planned, this much is true
    What I thought was beautiful, don't live inside of you anymore

    I don't know just what I should do
    Everywhere I go I see you
    You know it's what you planned, this much is true
    What I thought was beautiful, don't live inside of you anymore

    What this means to me
    Is more than I know you believe
    What I thought of you now
    Has cost more that it should for me

    What I thought was true before
    Were lies I couldn't see
    What I thought was beautiful
    Is only memories Writer/s: Darren A. Reed, Paul H. Tobias, Robert John Finck, Tommy Stinson, William Axl Rose
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Universal Music Publishing Group, Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Matt from Melbourne, AustraliaThis one sounds like the Dracula song that Peter plays on "Forgetting Sarah Marshall"
  • Dino from Bandung, IndonesiaThis song was one of dozen tracks that Axl played for Rolling Stone magazine in late November 1999. And performed for the first time live at the House of Blues, Las Vegas in January 1st 2001. This song Penned by Axl Rose, Dizzy Reed and Tommy Stinson. The orchestration arranged by British arranger Paul Buckmaster.
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