In A Little While
by U2

Album: All That You Can't Leave Behind (2000)
  • In a little while
    Surely you'll be mine
    In a little while, I'll be there
    In a little while
    This hurt will hurt no more
    I'll be home, love

    When the night takes a deep breath
    And the daylight has no air
    If I crawl, if I come crawling home
    Will you be there?

    In a little while
    I won't be blown by every breeze
    Friday night running to Sunday on my knees
    That girl, that girl she's mine
    Well I've known her since
    Since she was

    A little girl with Spanish eyes
    When I saw her first in a pram they pushed her by
    Oh uh my, my how you've grown
    Well it's been, it's been a little while

    Ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh

    Slow down my beating heart
    A man dreams one day to fly
    A man takes a rocket ship into the skies
    He lives on a star that's dying in the night
    And follows in the trail, the scatter of light
    Turn it on
    Turn it on, you turn me on

    Slow down my beating heart
    Slowly, slowly love
    Slow down my beating heart
    Slowly, slowly love
    Slow down my beating heart
    Slowly, slowly love Writer/s: ADAM CLAYTON, DAVE EVANS, LARRY MULLEN, PAUL HEWSON
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, BMG Rights Management, Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 9

  • AnonymousHave followed them since the beginning , so many great songs I even love some that weren’t appreciated like lemon etc but in a little while is just a great song wish I could see it live
  • Brendan from Dublin, Irelandits such a nice guitar sound in this song,so light and just a nice chill out song and was excellent on the 360 tour
  • Madalyn from Greensburg, Pajust one of those songs that make you cry... god bless u2
  • Jon from Sydney, AustraliaThis is written for his wife Ali, the references to the pram etc are because people at school used to accuse him of being a baby-snatcher because she was one year younger, improvised and recorded in the studio hungover after a 6am night.
  • Fabricio from Buenos Aires, ArgentinaOne of the most beatufiul (if not the most beautiful) song I had ever listened. Listening to this makes you think "What a hell were they doing in the pop era?" Just kidding... I love U2 but I like specially the last two records: All that you can´t leave behind & How to dismantle an atomic bomb.
  • Lanto from Swansea, WalesOne of u2's best, many people dislike this song for some reason
  • Andrew from Corning, NyGood song. However, the only part that I can see that seems to be about a hangover is the "friday night running to sunday on my knees" part.
  • Jen from Boulder, CoAbsolutely love Bono's voice in the lyric "turn me on" when it's last repeated... beaautiful.
  • John from Madison, WiEven if it is about a hangover, it is still an incredible song that is one of my personal favorites.
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