Creating filtered version of banner image.

Audio

Miles Away

04:48
John Michael Hersey
01/05/1999
John Michael Hersey

Story

From Hersey's 1999 album "Soup Du Jour."

Lyrics

Too many clouds, too little rain

Too few tears for so much pain

Too much laughter, too few smiles

So many stars, so many miles away

 

A great big sun lights up your skies

Each morning born, each evening dies

Away from work through the turnstiles

You head for home so many miles away

 

Look up, look up

See where you're going

It's not too late

It's still worth knowing who you are

Not just another face behind the wheel of a car

 

So many faces, who to trust?

So much love that's only lust

Glittering city that beguiles

I search your streets for something miles away

 

Look up, look up

See what you're doing

Take time to think

Is what you're pursuing what you desire?

You tell yourself it's what you want

And you're such a skillful liar

 

So many nights I've spent with you

So many times you pulled me through

My tribulations and my trials

But in the morning, dear

You leave me here

So close and yet so many miles away

Please Join My Mailing List

Connect with John Michael Hersey

Click here and buy the new CD!