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#1137067 - 02/13/18 07:31 PM Daddy's girl sits waiting  
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Daddy's girl sits waiting
looking from her window view
drawing hearts and smiley faces
on the steamy window that she blew

matchstick families smiling
all standing holding hands
only happy smiley faces
in her little wonderland

she looks beyond her doodling
at every passing car
hoping soon that papa will return
from the war in a land so far

but today its not to be
as she lays back on her bed
she thinks only fond memories
has sleep takes over her head

in her dreams she sets the scene
of happy days that lay ahead
in the scheme of her sweet dream
daddy's standing by her bed

Daddy's girl sits waiting
looking from her window view
drawing hearts and smiley faces
on the steamy window that she blew

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#1137216 - 02/15/18 09:44 AM Re: Daddy's girl sits waiting [Re: Alanjack]  
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Sad...I remember as a kid waiting for my parents to come home when they went out at night. For some reason I always thought I'd be abandoned. Didn't happen but still do it at times. If my wife doesn't come home on time I sometimes stand by the front door and wait....War sucks and so many never come home. I wrote a song with friend called No More War....I write many anti war and peace songs...Do you write melodies Alan...? What do you do in the real world?

#1137282 - 02/16/18 11:12 AM Re: Daddy's girl sits waiting [Re: Alanjack]  
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Hi, thanks for dropping by on my stuff.I really like this lyric and the gist, for me in the first verse I'd swap lines
Daddy's girl sits waiting
looking from her window view
drawing hearts and smiley faces
on the steamy window that she blew
like
Drawing hearts and smiley faces
On the steamy window that she blew
Daddy's girl sits waiting
Looking from her window view

lots of great imagery here
yip nice one
all the best,john


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