At last
My love has come along
My lonely days are over
And life is like a song

Oh yeah, yeah

At last
The skies above are blue
My heart was wrapped up in clover
The night I looked at you

I found a dream
That I could speak to
A dream that I can call my own
I found a thrill
To press my cheek to
A thrill that I've never known

Oh yeah, yeah

You smiled, you smiled
Oh and then the spell was cast
And here we are in Heaven
For you are mine

At last


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  • +4
    General Comment

    OMG. RIP Etta. You were/are one of my favorite artists. And this song is so incredibly beautiful. I shall always remember the blonde hair color at a time in history when even something as unimportant as that was pushing boundaries. Very very sad news today, but her music will forever live on...

    icanthandlethisanylongeron January 20, 2012   Link
  • +2
    My Opinion

    What a song! What a voice! What a woman! This is Etta James' signature song and I will never get tired of hearing it no matter how many times I play it.

    faithmaireeon September 14, 2011   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    overjoyed because the love she/you longed is finaly here

    mahogenion January 22, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    I first heard this song on the previews of a movie. After that i found out who sings it and i've loved the song ever since. Etta James is a legend, i have her box set of cds and she's great. This song with forever be a favorite of mine. It speaks so clearly the feeling of finding you love and enjoying ever minute of it.

    3FoldUtopianDreamon February 24, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    This is the most beautiful song...it fills you with that feeling of what love really is.

    SomthinCorporaton April 30, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    yeah, this song is beautiful. etta james...awesome. this song is about finally having the person you love, and how everything in life just seems better with that person there.

    catherinekson June 04, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    This is one of the few songs ever that I could never get tired of listening to. The lyrics are superb, the music is beautiful, and the singing is incomparable. There's no song quite like this; it's sexy, romantic, and gives me goosebumps every single time I hear it.

    sportsismon October 03, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    I think my favorite little movie segment ever is in Pleasantville, when this song is playing, and they are driving through a windy road surrounded by blossoming trees that are all turning to color and the petals are falling all over the car. I looooove those ten seconds.

    goodbyeskyharboron May 27, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    This is a TRUE love song! I love this one too!

    BriBaby776on June 13, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    this is chris's fave song.....yay.....how fun

    melloncollieon July 06, 2002   Link

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