We strolled through fields all wet with rain
And back along the lane again
There in the sunshine
In the sweet summertime
The way that young lovers do

I kissed you on the lips once more
And we said goodbye just adoring the nighttime
Yeah, that's the right time
To feel the way that young lovers do

Then we sat on our own star and dreamed of the way that we were
And the way that we were meant to be
Then we sat on our own star and dreamed of the way
That I was for you and you were for me
And then we danced the night away
And turned to each other, say, 'I love you, I love you'
The way that young lovers do

Do, do, do
Do, do-do, do-do, do-do, do-do

Then we sat on our star and dreamed of the way that we were
And the way that we wanted to be
Then we sat on our own star and dreamed of the way
That I was for you and you were for me
I went on to dance the night away
And turned to each other, say, 'I love you, baby, I love you'
The way that young lovers do
Lovers do
Lovers do

Do, do, do, doo-doo, do, do, do
Doobie-doo, doo-doo-doo, oh


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    I find the bass to be perfect, It almost has a fumbling feel like the first time young lovers make love.

    ShuntripJoshon March 31, 2010   Link
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    I've never heard this song before, but the Jeff Buckley cover is brilliant, its a sweet song.

    productofthe80son September 19, 2004   Link
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    This songs great and I like it a lot, but I was wondering if anyone else feels like this song kind of sounds a little out of place on the album?

    HajianDon August 12, 2007   Link
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    This songs great and I like it a lot, but I was wondering if anyone else feels like this song kind of sounds a little out of place on the album?

    HajianDon August 12, 2007   Link
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    Side 2. Hes got the girl and is happy. Seems like the relationship was consumated between the time the first side ended and the time you put this one on.(thinking in terms of original LP) All very sweet but does anyone think that the Davis' bass is a little out of place?? hmm? a little harsh?overpowering? maybe even violent??is everything good at every level?

    johnpauljones86on May 03, 2004   Link

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