I wish I was in Carrickfergus
Only for nights in ballygrand,
I would swim over the deepest ocean,
The deepest ocean for my love to find.
But the sea is wide and I cannot swim over
Nor do I, have wings to fly
If I could find me a handsome boatman
To ferry me over to my love and die.
My childhood days bring back sad reflections
Of happy times spent long ago.
My childhood friends and my own relat...
How can the small flowers grow,
if the wild wind blows
and the cold snow is all around.
Where will the frail birds fly,
if their homes on high
have been torn down to the ground.
Lift the wings,
that carry me away from here and
fill the Sail,
that breaks the line to home,
but when I'm miles and miles apart from you.
I'm beside you when I think of
you - a St?ir?n a Gr?
How can a tree stand tall
When the light begins to fade
and shadows fall across the sea,
one bright star in the evening sky.
your love's light leads me on my way.
There's a dream that will not sleep,
a burning hope that will not die.
so I must go now with the wind,
and leave you waiting on the tide.
Time to fly, time to touch the sky.
one voice alone, a haunting cry.
one song, one star burning bright,
may it carry me t...