"Waiting" as written by and Billie Joe/wright Iii Armstrong....
I've been waiting a long time
For this moment to come
I'm destined
For anything, at all
Downtown lights will be shining
On me like a new diamond
Ring out under the midnight hour
Oh, no one can touch me now
And I can't turn my back
It's too late ready or not at all

I'm so much closer than
I have ever known
Wake up

Dawning of a new era
Calling, don't let it catch you falling
Ready or not at all
So close enough to taste it
Almost, I can embrace this
Feeling, on the tip of my tongue

I'm so much closer than
I have ever known
Wake up
Better thank your lucky stars

Well, I'm so much closer than
I have ever known
Wake up
Better thank your lucky stars

I've been waiting a lifetime
For this moment to come
I'm destined for anything at all

Dumbstruck
Color me stupid
Good luck
You're gonna need it
Where I'm going if I get there
At all

Wake up
Better thank your lucky stars


Lyrics submitted by kevin

"Waiting" as written by Billie Joe Armstrong Tony Hatch

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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    General Commentwhen i hear this song, i think of a point i want to get to in my life. and as you get closer to it, you better savor the moments and the memories that you're getting as close as you're getting to that desired point in your life. and when you finally reach that point in your life, you wont really know wat to do next, but you feel like you're ready for anything because you have just accomplished a personal feat.
    idontknoon June 04, 2002   Link

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