Top Of The Tree - Demo - with home made vintage chocolate tin three string strummer

http://bemuzic.bandcamp.com/
Bit of a mid life crisis song, about getting older and stuff : -/...the music's quite upbeat though!.
I'm playing my vintage chocolate tin strummer, which can be seen better on this vid http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=-TgxtJ5yWK0

LYRICS

The sun comes UP, the sun goes DOWN,
and everything is changing all the time.

I breath IN, I breath OUT.
Now you're not here and nothing is the same.

I FILL my glass. I EMPTY it.
We all drink more since you are not around.

You were HERE, then you were GONE,
and I'm still trying hard to understand.

I was YOUNG, now I'm OLD,
and I am at the top of the tree.
Don't wannna be on top of the tree.
Not ready for the top of the tree!!

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Comment by bemuzic on December 30, 2012 at 1:25pm

lol, thanks!

Comment by Downtown Vinnie on December 30, 2012 at 1:23pm

Loopy I am got me pegged Love that first track too..u rock

Comment by bemuzic on December 30, 2012 at 1:17pm

thanks a lot Vinnie : -) There's a few other loopy people on here!

Comment by Downtown Vinnie on December 30, 2012 at 12:09pm

Beautiful , nice to see someone doing looping besides me ,you have a great voice

Comment by bemuzic on December 18, 2012 at 6:14pm

thanks Wal, good lyrics, Happy Christmas : -)

Comment by Wal Caton on December 18, 2012 at 5:28pm

You know that all things must and will pass..... George Harrison wrote a song for you                                  Sunrise doesnt' last all morning
A cloudburst doesnt't't last all day
Seems my love is up and has left you with no warning
Its not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away

Sunset doesnt't't last all evening
A mind can blow those clouds away
After all this, my love is up and must be leaving
Its not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away
All things must pass
None of lifes strings can last
So, I must be on my way
And face another day

Now the darkness only stays the night-time
In the morning it will fade away
Daylight is good at arriving at the right time
Its not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away
All things must pass
All things must pass away                                               

 I hope you and your's are all good thanks for the Music and Have A Good Christmas

Wal

Comment by bemuzic on December 18, 2012 at 5:15am

thanks John : -)

Comment by Careless John on December 18, 2012 at 5:00am

Really nice Be, and the lyrics and playing are spot on ....!!!! 

Comment by bemuzic on December 18, 2012 at 4:44am

ha thanks Steve, Happy Christmas to you!!

Comment by Slowpaw Steve T on December 18, 2012 at 2:13am

you're the fairy on the top of  my tree Be! (-;

Have a great Christmas and New Year, Be and Dave! (-:

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