July 04, 2005

Don’t Cry

What this is, is a lost song from my St Nicholas days. I’ve tried everything I can to find it. Limewire turns up a bunch of misses. And no one I’ve asked seems to have heard it before.

Yet, even though I haven’t heard it for some 15 years now, I seem to recall most of the lyrics. It was a duet by a French couple, we thought.

So if anyone has any information about this song, please put me out of my misery.

Forever is over today
Like a blue sky painted with grey
The sun is still shining somewhere
The rain doesn’t mean it’s not there

You’ve lived in my heart for so long
That you know even after you’re gone
That the memories we made
Filled with
… … will keep living on.

Chorus:
(So) Don’t cry, don’t make it harder than it has to be
I wish there was an easy way
to kiss goodbye and never have to say

Don’t cry,
Even a river of your tears won’t be enough
To sail us through the love we’ve lost
Somewhere on the bridge we never crossed

And if it’s meant to be
Then you’ll come back to me
And we’ll never part again
But now you’re on the road
You’re travelling alone
If you ever need a friend
I’m just a telephone away
Just call me and you’ll know I’ll say

Repeat chorus

Posted by Karen at July 4, 2005 09:40 PM in lyrics
Comments

Are you sure there’s such a song? Heh, I’ve spent the last half an hour on Google and Limewire, and I’ve asked my ex SNGS friends. All gives a big fat zero.

Posted by: Randy at July 8, 2005 01:36 AM

Um, I doubt your SNG friends are from the same era as I. I’ve also tried Limewire and google, etc… too. Anyway, that’s what’s amazing about this song. Real, but now seems to have never existed.

I hope some ex-SNG girls will come and verify this.

Posted by: Karen at July 10, 2005 11:37 PM

Ok, I can vouch for the existence of this song. Unless of course someone doubts my credibility since Karen and I shared so many insane moments together at SNG and we may just have imagined this song together…

Posted by: P at July 15, 2005 03:40 PM

Hey P! See! Proof that the song exists!

I don’t think we could’ve dreamt the whole thing up, lyrics, music and all. Even considering how cuckoo we were the whole time.

Posted by: Karen at July 18, 2005 11:08 AM

just chanced upon this as i was looking for this song as well. yes, no one seems to have heard of it! argh.

Posted by: ariel at December 27, 2006 07:27 PM

I have been looking for this song for EONS!! Heard it during my IJ days too. Very very very agonizing to google/limewire/whatever! and can’t find the name of the song or the singers’ names! But I nearly went estatic seeing the lyrics on your blog.

Posted by: Wen Li at February 5, 2007 09:48 PM

Oh goodie. We’ve all found proof that we’re not mad! Now, if only someone can point us to the song / group whatever. I heard that it’s by a French couple. Although I really doubt it.

Looks like it’s an IJ song, huh?

Oh, if anyone has the full lyrics, it’ll be great as well.

Posted by: Karen at February 5, 2007 10:08 PM

it’s so strange there’s no sign of this song on the WWW, and that only convent girls have heard of it. Do you remember: a. what made you think it was by a french couple, and b: on what occasion(s) do you hear the song?

Posted by: jimmy at February 10, 2007 12:09 AM

Don’t cry

After many many efforts in vain - I finally found out what I’ve been
looking for.

singers names : Pierre Cosso & Nikka Costa

Enjoy it !

Posted by: B. at February 22, 2007 06:21 AM
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