Firefly Lyrics

The Temptations


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Jesse Boyce
album: Track 9 in album A Song for You
release date: 1975-1
popularity : 11 users have visited this page.
genres: Funk / Soul
styles: Rhythm & Blues/Soul/Funk
length: 3:58

Cover Art

The Temptations A Song for You cover art
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Firefly, firefly:
Shine your light tonight.
Assist the moon and stars
In helping us
To ease our troubled minds.

Firefly, firefly:
Golden night of serenity, yeah;
Show us the light naturally,
And maybe she won't worry
When there ain't nothing I can do.

When sea runs dry,
And the stars fall from the sky;
She's a vulnerable flower,
And she believes in me.

Even when I had to lie,
I shouldn't have lied
To make the world feel alright.
Firefly, firefly.

Um, um, um, sometimes I feel
I have the weight of the world
On my shoulders, But knowing the
Strength she sees in me,
I smile because she believes me.

Firefly, firefly:
Golden night of serenity;
Show me the light naturally,
And maybe she won't worry
When ain't nothing I can do.

When sea runs dry,
And the stars fall from the sky;
She's a vulnerable flower,
And she believes in me.

Even when I had to lie,
I shouldn't have lied
To make the world feel alright.
Firefly, firefly.

Oh, oh, oh, oh, firefly,
You make the world feel alright.


Track Listing

  • 1 Happy People
  • 2 Glasshouse
  • 3 Shakey Ground
  • 4 The Prophet
  • 5 Happy People (instrumental)
  • 6 A Song for You
  • 7 Memories
  • 8 I'm a Bachelor
  • 9 Firefly