Islands Lyrics

John Denver


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Peter John Sinfield, Robert Fripp
album: Track 10 in album Seasons of the Heart
release date: 1982-2
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length: 4:06

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Islands call out to me
Like the highlands that I always see
In my dreams of home
I am never alone when I am there

Islands like so many dreams
Are like canyons but off the main stream
And there's no one there
The dreamer is always alone

[Chorus]
And the mighty blue ocean
Keeps rolling on every shore
Like the spirit that binds us together
We are so much more than islands

Islands belong to the sea
Like the dark sands of my memory
When the morning comes
They are stepping stones to the sun

[Chorus]

Track Listing

  • 1 Seasons of the Heart
  • 2 Opposite Tables
  • 3 Relatively Speaking
  • 4 Dreams
  • 5 Nothing but a Breeze
  • 6 What One Man Can Do
  • 7 Shanghai Breezes
  • 8 Islands
  • 9 Heart to Heart
  • 10 Perhaps Love
  • 11 Children of the Universe