Home D Dougie Maclean

Turning Away Lyrics

Chorus: (and) In darkness we do what we can
In daylight we're oblivion
Our hearts so raw and clear
Are turning away, turning away from here

On the water we have walked
Like the fearless child
What was fastened we've unlocked
Revealing wond'rous wild
And in search of confirmation
We have jumped into the fire
And scrambled with our burning feet
Through uncontrolled desire

Chorus

There's a well upon the hill
From our ancient past
Where an age is standing still
Holding strong and fast
And there's those that try to tame it
And to carve it into stone
Ah but words cannot extinguish it
However hard they're thrown

Chorus

On Loch Etive they have worked
With their highland dreams
By Kilcrennan they have nourished
In the mountain streams
And in searching for acceptance
They had given it away
Only the children of their children
Know the price they had to pay

Chorus

Official Dougie Maclean website: www.dougiemaclean.com

search amazon for Turning Away mp3 download
Browse other artists under D: D2 D3 D4 D5 D6 D7 D8 D9 D10


Dougie Maclean - Indigenous
DOUGIE MACLEAN - TURNING AWAY
is the track #5 from the album Indigenous which is released on 1991. Genre: Singer/Songwriter | Record Label: 1991 Dunkeld Records
print |
edit
| (1 views)
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe><br>Read lyrics of this song on <a href='https://phonelyrics.com/lyrics/dougie-maclean-turning-away-lyrics-544572.html'>phonelyrics</a>