When Were You Happy? (And How Long Has That Been) Lyrics

Laura Marling

credits


album: Track 13 in album Once I Was an Eagle
release date: 2013-5-28
popularity : 38 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Acoustic/Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:54

Album Information

label: Ribbon Music
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 887834003120
script: Latin

Cover Art

Laura Marling Once I Was an Eagle cover art

Lyrics

sponsored links

It's likely your browser's cookies are disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on. We can only display part of these lyrics to any suspicious robots due to licensing restrictions.

Hey there new friend across the sea
If you figure things out would you figure in me
Wouldn't it be a thing
To live somewhere quietly where there's a breeze
And there's a reason for us to be

I look at people here in this city and wonder if they're lonely
or like me they're not content to live as things are meant to be
When were you happy?
How long has that been?

Who speaks for them and then again
Who speaks for me?
My vote was never counted, so who upon this earth knows what it is that I believe?
We're all looking for answers where no answers can be found
Hey there new friend across the sea
If you figure things out would you figure in me
Wouldn't it be a thing
To live somewhere quietly where there's a breeze
And there's a reason for us to be

I look at people here in this city and wonder if they're lonely
or like me they're not content to live as things are meant to be
When were you happy?
How long has that been?

Who speaks for them and then again
Who speaks for me?
My vote was never counted, so who upon this earth knows what it is that I believe?
We're all looking for answers where no answers can be found

Video

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Take the Night Off
  • 2 I Was an Eagle
  • 3 You Know
  • 4 Breathe
  • 5 Master Hunter
  • 6 Little Love Caster
  • 7 Devil's Resting Place
  • 8 Interlude
  • 9 Undine
  • 10 Where Can I Go?
  • 11 Once
  • 12 Pray for Me
  • 13 When Were You Happy? (And How Long Has That Been)
  • 14 Love Be Brave
  • 15 Little Bird
  • 16 Saved These Words