Look at me I'm a speck of sand,
And I'm building ,dreams in a strangers land
Tell me why do I care
Tell me why do I care.

Every time that I'm feeling down, oh they,
Pick me up and they spin me round.
Tell me where do we go,
Tell me where do we go from here.

What are we gonna find out (find out)
What are we gonna find out (find out)
Leave the wilderness, and as long as there's dreams,
Just as long as there's two of us,
Just as long as there's two of us, I'll carry on

Won't you hold me

When is man gonna find out (find out)
When are we gonna find out (find out)
What the universe is just waiting to here,
Just as long as there's two of us
Just as long as there's two of us
Just as long as there's two of us,
We'll carry on.


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Two of Us Lyrics as written by Roger Hodgson Richard Davies

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    Memory

    I remember playing this song on my father's old Paris cassettes but Roger didn't sing the last eight lines. It was over in about 1 minute! It's very philosophical, and I question where I am everytime I hear it.

    zephyrandtheblueon September 27, 2009   Link
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    This song is about how we see the significant things and compare it to the insignificant things and it becomes a big different. Like how Roger says "Look at me I'm a speck of sand,And I'm building ,dreams in a strangers land Tell me why do I care". He means that why should one person feel like they've made a big difference compare to the other 6 billion people on this planet. And its true, who are we all on Earth ? But as long as there is just you and someone you care about, thats all you truly need.

    leegeddyfanon January 01, 2010   Link
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    I actually thought that "Look at me I'm a speck of sand, And I'm building dreams in a strangers land Tell me why do I care" meant that he is doing something for someone else, he's not doing what he believes he should do. He's building dreams in someone else's land, not in his own, he's living someone else's life and is not quite sure why he does on with the lies... but as long as there's two of us, it doesnt matter, cause that person makes it worth all the shit... probably thought it that way for my personal situation, but it's a possibility, right?

    aliagajoon May 24, 2012   Link

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