He's uncool an unsophisticat
He's a tightrope walker on an open path
He's a maze of curiosity
He is the living bread that cures my appetite

I find that I can't breathe and I can't sleep
When he's not around
Everyday is bluey grey
When he's not in town

His mystique is one of innocence
I feel I'm lounging in lovely in his big blue eyes
And I would be preening in paradise
If I were always beside him like a Siamese


Can I keep him in my galaxy
Can he live within my fantasy


Can I keep him in my galaxy
Can he live within my fantasy


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    General Comment

    This is a really nice song.The title is like 'wish you were here'.

    Fairygirlon April 11, 2007   Link
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    General Comment

    this is also a cute song

    SMUSER17185761on June 25, 2007   Link
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    Song Meaning

    It's about an alien cat from another galaxy.

    sparklenighton February 15, 2011   Link
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    My Opinion

    I'm not sure whether this is about someone she's already with, or someone she sees from afar and finds attractive. I'm leaning towards the latter, only because of the fact he's a "curiosity" and sounds mysterious. I dunno! And when she says "can he live within my fantasy" as if to say that she has all these ideas about him. It's a little relevant to how I'm feeling about someone right now lol... I barely know him but I hate when I don't see him around haha... Just like knowing he's there even if I don't talk to him.

    60_miles_an_houron June 13, 2013   Link

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