These Things Take Time Song Lyrics

The Smiths

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Mine eyes have seen the glory of the sacred wunderkind
You took me behind a dis-used railway line
And said "I know a place where we can go
Where we are not known"
And then you gave me something that I won't forget too soon
But I can't believe that you'd ever care
And this is why you will never care
But these things take time
I know that I'm
The most inept
That ever stepped

I'm spellbound, oh...but a woman divides
And the hills are alive with celibate cries
But you know where you came from, you know where

Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 What Difference Does It Make?
  • 2 Back to the Old House
  • 3 These Things Take Time

  • credits

    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Steven Morrissey, Johnny Marr
    album: Track 3 in album What Difference Does It Make?
    release date: 1984-1-16
    popularity : 35 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
    length: 2:24
    composer: Johnny Marr
    lyricist: Morrissey

    Album Information

    label: Rough Trade
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin