"Absolute Beginners" as written by and Paul John Weller....
I've nothing much to offer
There's nothing much to take
I'm an absolute beginner
But I'm absolutely sane
As long as we're together
The rest can go to hell
I absolutely love you
But we're absolute beginners
With eyes completely open
But nervous all the same

If our love song
Could fly over mountains
Could laugh at the ocean
Just like the films
There's no reason
To feel all the hard times
To lay down the hard lines
It's absolutely true

Nothing much could happen
Nothing we can't shake
Oh, we're absolute beginners
With nothing much at stake
As long as you're still smiling
There's nothing more I need
I absolutely love you
But we're absolute beginners
But if my love is your love
We're certain to succeed

If our love song
Could fly over mountains
Sail over heartaches
Just like the films
If there's reason
To feel all the hard times
To lay down the hard lines
It's absolutely true


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"Absolute Beginners" as written by David Bowie

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    General CommentNobody has commented on this song? One of my all-time favorites. Brings tears to my eyes each and every time I hear it. It's about the value and simplicity of true love and that it takes nothing, no effort, to embrace and enjoy it. The lyrics are few which I think is quite symbolic of the true meaning of the song. Love carries you thru the "hard times". Love conquers all...without it life is empty....souls are empty.
    pamplonaon June 27, 2005   Link

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