Fine, so talismancer quite rightly mocked the lack of usefulness of my previous post. To be honest I doubt this post is any less useless than the previous one, but it does contain much more uselessness.
You know the drill:
Step 1: Put your media player on random.
Step 2: Post the first few lines from the first 30 songs that play, no matter how embarrassing the song.
Step 3: Let everyone guess what song and artist the lines come from.
Step 4: Bold the songs when someone guesses correctly. Post the answers in a few days.
Using a search engine will, as usual, result in much snarkage.
- Dearest constellation, heaven surrounding you
Stay there, soft and blue
(title), I'll wait for you tonight
- When I'm waiting
Hey I'm waiting
When I'm waiting
Yes I'm waiting
- (title) dies illa
Qua resurget ex favilla
Judicandus homo reus
- Every time I close my eyes I can clearly see
The image of your smile shine through my darkest dreams.
I never thought that I'd find myself this close, this close
To you, my dear, tell me what it means.
- Can you believe it?
Oooh - oooh
Can you believe it?
- They ask me how
I knew my true love was true?
Oh I of course replied
Something here inside cannot be denied
- Tempted by the fruit of another
Tempted but the truth is discovered
- (title), gratia plena
Dominus tecum, virgo serena
- I want to be the first man you remember
I want to be the last man you forget
I want to be the one you'll always turn to
I want to be the one you won't regret
- You cut me down a tree and brought it back to me
And that's what made me see where I was going wrong
You put me on a shelf and kept me for yourself
I can only blame myself, you can only blame me
- Here is my story
A little sad of soul, a little weary
Maybe I am that?
- (title) maledictis
Flammis acribus addictis
Voca me cum benedictis
- As I was walking by yonder church wall,
I saw four-and-twenty young men a-playing at the ball.
I asked for my own true love but they wouldn't let him come,
For they said the boy was young but a-growing.
- I closed my eyes, drew back the curtain
To see for certain, what I thought I knew.
Far, far away, someone was weeping,
But the world was sleeping.
- Ooh, baby, don't you know I suffer?
Ooh, baby, can you hear me mourn?
You caught me under false pretences
How long before you let me go?
- Don't wanna be second best,
Don't wanna stand in line,
Don't wanna fall behind.
Don't wanna get caught out,
Don't want to do without.
- Come waste your millions here, secretly she says
Another corporate show, a guilty conscience grows
- I am in love with you
I am in love with you baby
I am in love with you yeah
Live for the moment
- There is something that I see
In the way you look at me
There's a smile, there's a truth in your eyes
- Here's to the future
Forget about your past
Here's to the man who's life is just a gas
Heres to your sorrow
Oh I dread to think
Here's to the lost to have found anything
- Is there for honest poverty
That hings his heed and a' that
The coward slave we pass him by
We dare be poor for a' that
- Give me strength to face the truth, the doubt within my soul
No longer I can justify the bloodshed in his name
Is it a sin to seek the truth, the truth beneath the rose?
Pray with me so I will find the gate to Heaven's door
- And you,
Were right to bide your time and not buy into my misery
Well the good things are never free
Do the colours of the rainbow look the same to everyone?
- It's only now when words are said
that break my heart in two,
I wonder at how you endure
all I've said, all I say to you.
- (title) - Wind, Fire, Water, Earth
(title) - Fear, Anger, Sorrow, Joy
- Now i will tell you what i've done for you
Fifty thousand tears i've cried
Screaming deceiving and bleeding for you
And you still won't hear me
- I looked over Jordan, and what did I see
Coming for to carry me home?
A band of angels coming after me,
Coming for to carry me home.
- Come, come, come into my world
Won't you lift me up, up, high upon your love
- You don't need to cry
You don't need to shout
Paint on the front door
Or write in the clouds
- I felt a shadow passing over me
It could stay for ever more
Like a wave I'm breaking far at sea
There's no-one to hear the roar