"Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again" as written by and Charles Hart Andrew Lloyd Webber....
You were once
My one companion
You were all
That mattered
You were once
A friend and father
Then my world
Was shattered

Wishing you were
Somehow here again
Wishing you were
Somehow near
Sometimes it seemed
If I just dreamed,
Somehow you would
Be here

Wishing I could
Hear your voice again
Knowing that I
Never would
Dreaming of you
Won't help me to do
All that you dreamed
I could

Passing bells
And sculpted angels,
Cold and monumental,
Seem, for you,
The wrong companions
You were warm and gentle

Too many years
Fighting back tears
Why can't the past
Just die?

Wishing you were
Somehow here again
Knowing we must
Say goodbye
Try to forgive
Teach me to live
Give me the strength
To try

No more memories,
No more silent tears
No more gazing across
The wasted years
Help me say

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"Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again" as written by Charles Hart Andrew Lloyd Webber

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    General CommentThis song had a lot of feeling in it.It was beautiful and overwhelming at the end.
    EmmaMaJigon July 30, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthis song remin i had to sing this reminds me of wen i sang it first time at an audition in a west end play. it woznt for phantom of the opera. it woz for joseph and the technicolour dreamcoat as the roll of the narrator. gess wot i got the part. 2 years later wen i woz 16 i played the part of christine and thats where i got mi boyyfriend jay hoo played the phantom.
    skullgirl99on March 05, 2006   Link

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