"Waiting For That Day" as written by and George/jagger Michael....
So every day I see you in some other face
They crack a smile, talk a while
Try to take your place
My memory serves me far too well

I just sit here on this mountain thinking to myself
You're a fool boy
Why don't you go down
Find somebody
Find somebody else
My memory serves me far too well

It's not as though we just broke up
It's not as though it was yesterday
But something I just can't explain
Something in me needs this pain
I know I'll never see your face again

C'mon now
I've got to be strong now

Now everybody's talking about this new decade
Like you say the magic numbers
Then just say goodbye to
The stupid mistakes you made
Oh my memory serves me far too well

Don't you know that
The years will come and go
Some of us will change our lives
Some of us still have nothing to show
Nothing baby
But memories

And if these wounds
They are self-inflicted
I don't really know
How my poor heart could have protected me
But if I have to carry this pain
If you will not share the blame
I deserve to see your face again

C'mon now
You don't have to be so strong now
Come back

Come back to me darling
I will make it worth your while
Come back to your baby
I miss your kiss
I miss your smile
Seems to me the peace I search to find
Ain't going to be mine until you say you will
Don't you keep me waiting for that day
I know, I know, I know
You hear these words that I say

You can't always get what you want.

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"Waiting for That Day" as written by Keith Richards George Michael

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    General Commentit's the lyrics, rather than the song. i just realised i'm still in love with my ex - but now we both have someone new.... bugger....
    chimpunkon July 13, 2002   Link
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    General Commentchimpunk hmm.. that's uh.. bad? :/
    perplex_on January 28, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis about a French guy called Tony who he was totally infatuated and in love with. He used to follow Tony around the world.........yes, he followed Tony.
    gm1963on November 13, 2015   Link

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