As I watch you flickering slowly
In the shadows nothing to hold
It's as if I don't recall
Our time before and would it be so wrong
Not to remember?

There are times I look at you differently
Like I'd never seen you before
Funny after all we've done
You could be someone
I don't know at all
(Don't know you at all)

Catch me I don't want to fall

But you pull the mountain from under me
Look I'm dangling up in the blue
And it's a cartoon coyote eternity
Before I drop down to you

What am I supposed to do now?

There is something beautiful shining
In the far off night of your hair
Funny for a while it seemed
To come from the sky but it's in your head
Yes it fills your head

You and I don't always fly
Let me go I want to fall
Deep into the dark
But I'll get back to you
And I'll always know how to find you
Cause you shine like the midnight sun


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Midnight Sun Lyrics as written by Nick Rhodes John Taylor

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    Simon wrote these lyrics to/for/about John when John left the band. It is pretty self-explanatory if you know that. Losing a friend, someone you depended on for so long, and now, you don't even recognize them any more. And then they drift away, leave you...

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