(Anything in Brackets like this is backing vocals). . Lights go off and on, the bells will ring for lovers and liars. Lights go off and on, the bells will ring down to the wire.
Irish Rovers A Long Time Ago. . We can drink a keg of porter and still be wanting more. We'd sing and play all night until they throw us out the door.
[Verse 1]. Maybe I could see you in the evenin'. You could be the only book I'm readin'. I could give you everything you need and more. Darlin', don't go tellin' me I'm fakin'.
[verse 1]. It started out in spring time. Against the golden skyline. You spoke to me at last. It started out intensely and with it all my senses. I knew. I'm sure I knew.
I'll tell you what went wrong,. I spent my days planning a future when I couldn't see in front of me. I'll tell you what went wrong,. I had a great imagination but I couldn't grasp reality.
You colour me in gold.. Lips like petals on my throat.. And those fingertips like paintbrush strokes, paper boats softly float like a song we wrote.. .
When I was knee high to a grasshopper. My father said someday you'll be a man. And all the simple things I found to be confusing. I will grow to understand.
Our love was strong as a lion. Soft as the cotton you lie in. Times we got hot like an iron. You and I. . Our hearts had never been broken. We were so innocent darling.