See You In The Sun

I’ve been watching and listening to this video/song by Xavier Rudd, and the words and his music have touched me deeply. The song is a little known piece, and I thought I’d post it here for my dear readers to enjoy and to soak up the genuine emotions that Xavier imparts into his music…..

Xavier Rudd Lyrics

“Solace”

“Farewell to the west now
And welcome to the east
Farewell to the one who raked
The sand beneath my feet
Well thank you for the space we shared
And the heart and soul my friend
I will see you through the colors
Between the mountains as the sun descends

We twisted and we reflected upon a grin
Common ground we walked upon
With common feelings of common things
Yes it is a cruel world
But there is solace amongst the sin
Peace to you for now
We will share again
We will share again

Farewell to the west now
My mind is open to the east
To all the new faces, new minds
And things to see
Well, I am alone here
And my heart at times, it weeps
You will see me through the colors
As the sun sinks in the sea

We twisted and we reflected upon a grin
Common ground we walked upon
With common feelings of common things
Yes it is a cruel world
But there is solace amongst the sin
Peace to you for now
We will share again
We will share again

We twisted and we reflected upon a grin
Common ground we walked upon
With common feelings of common things
Yes it is a cruel world
But there is solace amongst the sin
Peace to you for now
We will share again
We will share again
We will share again
We will share again
My, my friend
We will share again
Season on the fight”          By:  Xavier Rudd

 

Ivor Steven (c)  2018

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G'day, and welcome to my blog site. My name is Ivor Steven, I live in Geelong, Australia. I'm an ex-industrial chemist, and a retired plumber, and a former Carer of my wife(Carole), for 30 years, who suffered from severe MS. I Write poetry about those personal thoughts, throughout and beyond my life as a Carer. I've been blogging for over 2 years, and writing poems for 19 years. Of course a lot of my poems are about my favourite subject Carole, but since I've been blogging my writings have become quite varied, humourous, mystical, observational, and even a few monster/horror poems.

31 thoughts on “See You In The Sun”

      1. Well he must be a good bloke if he is a plumber, my dad was a plumber too. It was Fathers Day here in Australia yesterday, and yes I miss him, we were the best of mates. xxx

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  1. Your photo, Xavier’s song, and your thoughtfulness to post these has brought joy-tears to my eyes…and is keeping me company right now. It’s every early in the morning here and the rest of the world seems to be asleep and Coop and I are awake. 🙂
    (((HUGS))) 🙂

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    1. Say hello to Coop, from Ivor 🌏 in Aussie land, I’m sure he’ll understand, and I’ve just received a Waterboys CD in the mail, “An Appointment With Mr Yeats”, playing it now, sensational. The lyrics are taken from W B Yeats poems and adapted for song by Mike Scott of the Waterboys. It is a 2011 recording. 😊

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