One Way Mirror

One Way Mirror

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One Way Mirror

Liner Notes: 

Yesterday, the sun was a red ball in the sky (due to the smoke from wildfires), and last night the moon was a white glowing circle. It is amazing to see differences in their appearances.

Lyrics: 

One Way Mirror
[Verse 1]
watching the stars in the nightime,
In lazy fashion, the clouds drift by.
Together in the same plane of time-
The dark wasteland of sky.
[Verse 2]
The moon changes with the night
glowing crescent to a celestial sphere.
Notwithstanding, the stars reach out
Grasping at shapes somewhat unclear,
[chorus]
Men who have been to the Moon describe
Varieties of rock obscure
We who have not, continue the romance
of Its charms and irresistible allure.
[Verse 3]
But, He is only a reflection.
No light shines from him but for those stars.
Oh, to be Alice, and conquer the
Magic of that mystical mirror.
[outro]
To be a part of what lies beyond reach
Is only a dream of stars upon your fingertips
To be able to penetrate the one-way mirror
Is beyond the capability of the star called Me.



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Comments

Serene's picture

This is beautifully poetic and romantic.. lovely idea to write a song about the moon.. you have a classic folk voice and I enjoyed your performance.. it was very calming!

coolparadiso's picture

very nicely done - some very good lines here! really got hold of that xaxa rhyming now! Nice

KateStantonSings's picture

oh!! I love this line: "Oh, to be Alice, and conquer the
Magic of that mystical mirror." Nice one, Linda!
A poet with a mandolin.

colgoo's picture

This has a timeless folk feel and your poetic lyrics are so lovely!

AndreaB's picture

Your lyrics are terrific. I love the musical vibe, and your vocal delivery fits perfect. Very nice!