I'm a melancholy man, that's what I am,
All the world surrounds me, and my feet are on the ground.
I'm a very lonely man, doing what I can,
All the world astounds me and I think I understand
That we're going to keep growing, wait and see.

When all the stars are falling down
Into the sea and on the ground,
And angry voices carry on the wind,
A beam of light will fill your head
And you'll remember what's been said
By all the good men this world's ever known.
Another man is what you'll see,
Who looks like you and looks like me,
And yet somehow he will not feel the same,
His life caught up in misery, he doesn't think like you and me,
'Cause he can't see what you and I can see.

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Melancholy Man Lyrics as written by Mike Pinder

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    General Commentan underrated song. The song is relativley straightforward in its meaning. the tune of the song - repetitive with great backing vocals - seems to give the lyrics even more power. A song of foreboding..
    CharmingManon March 10, 2006   Link

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