Tug Of War

Album: Tug Of War (1982)
Charted: 53 53
  • It's a tug of war
    What with one thing and another
    It's a tug of war
    We expected more
    But with one thing and another
    We were trying to outdo each other
    In a tug of war

    In another world
    In another world
    We could Stand on top of the mountain
    With our flag unfurled
    In a time to come
    In a time to come
    We will be dancing to the beat played
    On a different drum

    It's a tug of war
    Though I know I mustn't grumble
    It s a tug of war
    But I can't let go
    If I do you'll take a tumble
    And the whole thing is going to crumble
    It's a tug of war

    (Pushing pushing, pulling pulling)
    (Pushing and pulling)

    In years to come they may discover
    What the air we breathe and the life we lead
    Are all about
    But it won't be soon enough
    Soon enough for me
    No it won't be soon enough
    Soon enough for me

    In another world
    We could stand on top of the mountain
    With our flag unfurled
    In a time to come we will be dancing to the beat played
    On a different drum

    We will be dancing to the beat
    Played on a different drum
    We will be dancing to the beat
    Played on a different drum

    It's a tug of war, (a tug of war, a tug of war)
    What with one thing and another
    It's a tug of war
    We expected more
    But with one thing and another
    We were trying to outscore each other
    In a tug of war

    (Pushing pushing, pulling pulling)
    (Pushing and pulling) Writer/s: PAUL MCCARTNEY
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Fred from New Orleans, La"Tug Of War" was released in 1982 then "Pipes Of Peace" came out in 1983. Paul was trying to tell us something about war and peace in his own way.
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