Who knows where the time goes?

Charles Cowling

Posted by Vale

Across the evening sky, all the birds are leaving
But how can they know it’s time for them to go?
Before the winter fire, I will still be dreaming
I have no thought of time

For who knows where the time goes?
Who knows where the time goes?

Sad, deserted shore, your fickle friends are leaving
Ah, but then you know it’s time for them to go
But I will still be here, I have no thought of leaving
I do not count the time

For who knows where the time goes?
Who knows where the time goes?

And I am not alone while my love is near me
I know it will be so until it’s time to go
So come the storms of winter and then the birds in spring again
I have no fear of time

For who knows how my love grows?
And who knows where the time goes?

3 thoughts on “Who knows where the time goes?

  1. Charles Cowling
    gloriamundi

    The only one. No-one and nothing like her.


    Charles Cowling
  2. Charles Cowling
    Vale

    For my money, Sandy Denny is the cat’s pyjamas Charles.


    Charles Cowling
  3. Charles Cowling
    charles

    A lovely elegiac song, Mr Vale.


    Charles Cowling

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