Close your eyes and look at me
I'll be standing by your side
In between the deep blue sea
And the sheltering sky
If we find no words to say
To the rhythm of the waves
Then we'll both surrender there
Walking on air

And the worries of the day lie down
Under cover of the fading clouds
The secrets of the night
Come alive in your eyes
You don't have to hurry
You don't have to try
Cause you don't have a care
You're walking on air

Lyrics submitted by Crest of Waves

"Walking on Air" as written by Robert Fripp William Scott Bruford

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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    General Commentsuch a beautiful song!
    duffyshayon October 23, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI agree..!! the words are so beautiful and especially when they're sung by him.. his voice makes me shiver. Think its about being so in love, that nothing else matters. this song always puts me in a state of enchantment
    R4CH3Lon January 05, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI find it amazing to listen to while walking in nature.
    soadreptileson July 18, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI've gotta say, outside of the first album I've yet to find much I like by King Crimson..
    but this is just great.
    different_13on August 14, 2007   Link
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    General CommentA met an amazing girl several months ago... I cared for her more than any girl before. This became "our" song. Unfortunatly after two tantalising months she ended up choosing her ex boyfriend of two years over me.
    I play this song very rarely, but when I do it brings tears to my eyes.
    Unsoundon December 17, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI get the idea it's about a person having delusional romantic fantasies or dreams of an imaginary lover or fantasizing about 'what could be'/'could have been' between themselves and an actual person who has become more of an ideal.
    Holzwegeon April 26, 2012   Link
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    General CommentCould this be about drugs?
    hossein100on April 24, 2020   Link

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