» » »

Year of the Cat Lyrics

Follow us on

Year of the Cat Lyric

Al Stewart Lyrics
CD  ·  DVD  ·  Sheet music
Year of the Cat On a morning from a Bogart movie
In a country where they turn back time
You go strolling through the crowd like Peter Lorre
Contemplating a crime
She comes out of the sun in a silk dress running
Like a watercolour in the rain
Don't bother asking for explanations
She'll just tell you that she came
In the year of the cat

She doesn't give you time for questions
As she locks up your arm in hers
And you follow till your sense of which direction
Completely disappears
By the blue tiled walls near the market stalls
There's a hidden door she leads you to
These days, she says, I feel my life
Just like a river running through
The year of the cat

[Instrumental Interlude]

Well morning comes and you're still with her
And the bus and the tourists are gone
And you've thrown away the choice and lost your ticket
So you have to stay on
But the drum-beat strains of the night remain
In the rhythm of the new-born day
You know sometime you're bound to leave her
But for now you're going to stay
In the year of the cat
CD  ·  DVD  ·  Sheet music
comments powered by Disqus

Song title Artist name
Pick Up The Pieces Lyrics Average White Band
Blinded By The Light Lyrics Manfred Mann's Earth Band
The Things We Do For Love Lyrics 10cc
Mr. Blue Lyrics Catherine Feeny
One Less Bell To Answer Lyrics The 5th Dimension
Quizas, Quizas, Quizas Lyrics Nat King Cole
Poetry Man Lyrics Phoebe Snow
Bennie and the Jets Lyrics Elton John
Year of the Cat Lyrics Al Stewart
O Tannenbaum Lyrics O Tannenbaum Video add Vince Guaraldi Trio
A Great Ocean Liner Lyrics  add James S. Levine
Stardust Lyrics Nat King Cole
Teach Your Children Lyrics Crosby, Stills & Nash

All lyrics are the property and copyright of their owners. All lyrics provided for educational purposes only.