Northern Lights

Album: A Song For All Seasons (1978)
Charted: 10
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  • [Chorus]
    The northern lights are in my mind
    They guide me back to you
    The northern lights are in my eyes
    They guide me back to you

    Desination outward bound
    I turn to see the northern lights behind the wing
    Horizons seem to beckon me
    Learned how to cry too young
    So now I live to sing

    The northern lights are in my mind
    They guide me back to you
    Horizons seem to beckon me
    Learned how to cry too young
    So now I live to sing

    Though it's hard away from you
    Travelling roads and just passing through
    It's not for money and it's not for fame
    I just can't explain, sometimes it's lonely

    Marking the space between the days
    Early hours pass away
    I sing to you of northern lights
    I sing for you of northern nights

    Past or future, here or there
    Shelter comes in words from you, so talk to me
    I hear your voice, it comforts me
    In morning dreams I take your hand
    You walk with me

    The northern lights are in my mind
    They guide me back to you
    Peace enfolds the still night air
    Home again I look for you and find you there

    Desintation homeward now
    Take the easy way, bring me down
    Making the hard way now I see
    Hard to be really free, I'm missing you near me

    Marking the space between the days
    Early hours pass away
    I sing to you of northern lights
    I sing for you of northern nights

    The northern lights are in my mind
    They guide me back to you
    The northern nights are in my eyes
    They guide me back to you

    [Chorus: x 3] Writer/s: Betty Thatcher, Michael Dunford
    Publisher: DELLA BLUE MUSIC LLC, Peermusic Publishing, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Ed from Canton, OhFrank, you are right, what an incredible voice. the group reminds me of bards and madrigals of yore.
  • Frank from Hasbrouck Heights, NjWow, what a voice she's got. Sounds like Enya of yesterday.
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