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"Things that you held high, And told yourself were true, Lost or changing as the days come down to you"

Everything comes and goes
Marked by lovers and styles of clothes
Things that you held high
And told yourself were true
Lost or changing as the days come down to you…

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Singer

In Memory: "I won't say goodbye my friend, For you and I will meet again."

“You and I will meet again, When we’re least expecting it, One day in some far off place, I will recognize your face, I won’t say goodbye my friend, For you and I will meet again.”

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Musician

"I run to the sea, it was bleedin'... I run to the sea, it was boilin'"/ "Does this song continue to reflect modern man's increasing inability to hide?"

“I run to the sea, it was bleedin’… I run to the sea, it was boilin’.”

Lyrics from the African American traditional spiritual song “Sinnerman”.  The lyrics describe a “sinner” continually thwarted, with no place to hide from divine justice on Judgement Day.

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American

In Memory: "The busy world was not for me, So I went and found my own"

“The busy world was not for me, So I went and found my own”

Lyricist, songwriter, musician, Walter Becker, 1950-2017, Goodbye in 2017. Lyrics from “The Caves Of Altamira” written by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen,  and recorded by Steely Dan, 1976.

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Musician

"you can learn how to be you in time."

“you can learn how to be you in time. It’s easy.”

Nothing you can make that can’t be made.
No one you can save that can’t be saved.

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Song Lyrics

"Try to set the night on fire"

“Try to set the night on fire”

— Lyrics from “Light My Fire”, 1967.  Recorded by the Doors.  Songwriter: Largely written by guitarist Robby Kreiger but credited to the entire band (with Jim Morrison, John Densmore, and Ray Manzarek).

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Song Lyrics

"When I think of all the worries, People seem to find, And how they're in a hurry, To complicate their minds, By chasing after money..."

“When I think of all the worries
People seem to find
And how they’re in a hurry
To complicate their minds
By chasing after money…

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Song Lyrics