Ships Song Lyrics

Ian Hunter


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Ian Hunter
album: Track 4 in album You’re Never Alone With a Schizophrenic
release date: 1979-3-27
popularity : 214 users have visited this page.
length: 4:12

Album Information

label: Chrysalis
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
barcode: 075585121419
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ian Hunter You’re Never Alone With a Schizophrenic cover art


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We walked to the sea, just my father 'n' me
And the dogs played around on the sand
Winter cold cut the air, hangin' still ev'rywhere
Dressed in gray, did he say hold my hand
I said love's easier when it's far away
We sat 'n watched a distant light

We're two ships that pass in the night
We both smile and we say it's alright
We're still here, it's just that we're out of sight
Like those ships that pass in the night

There's a boat on the line where the sea meets the sky
There's another that rides far behind
And it seems you and I are like strangers a wide ways apart


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Just Another Night
  • 2 Wild East
  • 3 Cleveland Rocks
  • 4 Ships
  • 5 When the Daylight Comes
  • 6 Life After Death
  • 7 Standin’ in My Light
  • 8 Bastard
  • 9 The Outsider