When I Dream Song Lyrics

Nanci Griffith

Nanci Griffith Ruby's Torch cover art
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I could have a mansion that is higher than the trees
I could have all the gifts I want and never ask please
I could fly to Paris, oh, it's at my beck and call
Why do I go through life with nothing at all

But when I dream, I dream of you
Maybe someday you will come true

I can be the singer or the clown in every room
I can even call someone to take me to the moon
I can put my makeup on and drive the men insane
I can go to bed alone and never know his name

But when I dream, I dream of you
Maybe someday you will come true

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 When I Dream
  • 2 If These Walls Could Speak
  • 3 Ruby's Arms
  • 4 Never Be the Sun
  • 5 Bluer Than Blue
  • 6 Brave Companion of the Road
  • 7 Grapefruit Moon
  • 8 Please Call Me, Baby
  • 9 Late Night Grande Hotel
  • 10 In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning
  • 11 Drops From the Faucet

  • credits

    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Sandy Mason
    album: Track 1 in album Ruby's Torch
    release date: 2006-11-14
    popularity : 75 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/Acoustic/Folk Rock/Country Rock
    length: 3:30

    Album Information

    label: Rounder
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 011661326521
    script: Latin