"Tragedy" as written by and Barry Alan/gibb Gibb....
Here I lie
In a lost and lonely part of town
Held in time
In a world of tears I slowly drown
Goin' home
I just can't make it all alone
I really should be holding you
Holding you
Loving you, loving you

Tragedy
When the feeling's gone and you can't go on
It's tragedy
When the morning cries and you don't know why
It's hard to bear
With no one to love you, you're
Goin' nowhere
Tragedy
When you lose control and you got no soul
It's tragedy
When the morning cries and you don't know why
It's hard to bear
With no one beside you, you're
Goin' nowhere
When the feeling's gone and you can't go on

Night and day
There's a burning down inside of me
Burning love
With a yearning that won't let me be
Down I go
And I just can't take it all alone
I really should be holding you
Holding you
Loving you, loving

Tragedy
When the feeling's gone and you can't go on
It's tragedy
When the morning cries and you don't know why
It's hard to bear
With no one to love you, you're
Goin' nowhere
Tragedy
When you lose control and you got no soul
It's tragedy
When the morning cries and you don't know why
It's hard to bear
With no one beside you, you're
Goin' nowhere

Tragedy


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"Tragedy" as written by Barry Alan/gibb Gibb

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  • +3
    General Commentin response to "unbelievable...who actually listens to these losers?"

    awesome people and their kickass parents.
    quietorloudon September 28, 2006   Link
  • +3
    General CommentAgreed! :) Great song,but sad.
    redshiftdazzleron July 29, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General CommentGreat song
    David3628on July 29, 2012   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWell, I'm guessing it's pretty much about either:
    1. Being alone
    2. Being alone and wanting someone
    3. A breakup
    Amazing song, the Bee Gees are awesome.
    JerrySizzleron May 11, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General CommentBeing Alone Its A Great Bee Gees Song I Love It!
    RobinGibb1Fanon April 13, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentSounds like a really sad break-up song to me.
    In any event, it's a high point for the Bee Gees.
    I'm not a huge fan of theirs, but I can't deny this song its' due.
    Major Valoron September 07, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentwatch the nbc documentary on how they made the explosive sounds -it's pretty cool.
    this has to be the most sensatioal breakup song of all time. been 30 years since it was released, and it still sounds so superawesome...
    psychoblahon November 08, 2007   Link
  • 0
    My InterpretationBee Gees liked to telling sad histories.. Thar' why have they recorded this dramatical song!
    sergioparanahon October 24, 2013   Link
  • 0
    My InterpretationDo ya remember 1941 mining disaster?
    sergioparanahon October 24, 2013   Link
  • -4
    General Commentunbelievable...who actually listens to these losers?
    nestorcastilloon September 07, 2006   Link

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