if a girl likes me a lotand starts getting real nervousand suddenly begins asking me funny questionsand looks sad if I give the wrong answersand she says things like,"Do you think it's going to rain?"and I say, "It beats me,"and she says, "Oh,"and looks a little sadat the clear blue California sky,I think: Thank God, it's you, baby, this time Instead of me.
How I wish you could see the potentialThe potential of you and meIt's like a book elegantly bound, butIn a language that you can't read just yetYou got to spend some time, loveYou got to spend some time with meand I know that you'll find loveI will possess your heartben gibbard
Fare you well, old house! you're naught that can feel or see,But you seem like a human bein'—a dear old friend to me;And we never will have a better home, if my opinion stands,Until we commence a-keepin' house in the house not made with hands.will carleton
Woodman, spare that tree!Touch not a single bough!In youth it sheltered me,And I 'll protect it now.george pope morris
Where the blue of the nightMeets the gold of the day,Someone waits for me.And the gold of her haircrowns the blue of her eyeslike a halo tenderly.roy turk
As I walk'd by myself, I talk'd to myselfAnd myself replied to me;And the questions myself then put to myself,With their answers I give to thee.