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Something’s Gained

Tears and fears and feeling proudTo say, “I love you” right out loudDreams and schemes and circus crowdsI’ve looked at life that wayOh, but now old friends they’re acting strangeAnd they shake their heads and they tell me that I’ve changedWell something’s lost, but something’s gainedIn living every dayI’ve looked at life from both sides…

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Thinking How I’ll Feel When I Find…

I deal in dreamersAnd telephone screamersLately I wonder what I do it forIf l had my wayI’d just walk out those doorsAnd wanderDown the Champs ElyseesGoing cafe to cabaretThinking how I’ll feel when I findThat very good friend of mineI was a free man in ParisI felt unfettered and aliveNobody was calling me up for…