Wonderin' Aloud (Jethro Tull)


lyrics by Ian Anderson - 'And it's only the giving that makes you what you are'

Sleep and his Half-brother Death
Wond'ring aloud how we feel today

Cymon and Iphigenia
Last night sipped the sunset...

Love Among the Ruins
...my hands in her hair

Paolo and Francesca
We are our own saviours as we start

Romeo and Juliet
both our hearts beating life into each other...

The Confession
Wond'ring aloud...

Fire Fancies
...will the years treat us well

The Post
As she floats in the kitchen,

The Remorse of the Emperor Nero after the Murder of his Mother
I'm tasting the smell of toast as the butter runs

The Eve of Saint Agnes
Then she comes,

The Death of Tristram
spilling crumbs on the bed... and I shake my head

The Wedding of St George and the Princess Sabra
And it's only the giving that makes you what you are

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5/20/2004 3:29:11 PM Ca ne fait rien Super- don't you just love the toast...and the crumbs in the bed...'And its only the giving that makes you what you are' wonderful
5/20/2004 3:33:44 PM Treeseed Super...both our hearts beating life into each other...nice work on the image selection ShallottLady. Enjoyed this!
5/20/2004 4:19:03 PM gaelle ..'and its only the giving that makes you what you are'...I love this poem..thank you for bringing to us.....~~~
5/20/2004 8:46:53 PM moonchild3 i agree, i agree, i agree ~.~
5/21/2004 12:20:46 AM ShallottLady thank you all, debracey, treeseed, gaelle, moonchild3 ^_^ I really appreciate your comments!
5/27/2004 6:05:18 AM princess daisy super, i love it! i saw him live once in new york city ~ quite the experience!
5/27/2004 6:15:44 AM Venusian Sores :)
5/28/2004 11:12:59 AM ShallottLady thank you both for visiting ^_^ - princess I'm glad you saw him :)
5/28/2004 4:13:13 PM Battlemaiden Lady, one of my favourite bands. Lovely images. I saw them in Toronto in the 70's whenever they came to town, ah sweet youth!
5/29/2004 2:35:46 AM ShallottLady thank you battlemaiden, jst love this song :) also Mariana made two lovely albums about Tulls (aqualung and cross-eyed mary)
6/1/2006 1:15:49 PM jewels4thorns love it
6/1/2006 3:04:14 PM ShallottLady thanksss! :)
6/11/2006 3:47:13 PM L'Aurore hey..wow..only the giving that makes you what you are...that's impressive ts..and my sister told me..good luck on your exams dearest:))
6/11/2006 6:46:02 PM Lysia Lovely!
6/12/2006 6:47:36 AM ShallottLady Thank you Lysia, i'm glad you like! ---tesekkurler beste ;) the exam went good hope to hear ya, mucxx :*
6/13/2006 4:10:12 PM RadiantMoon Then she comes,she comes... turning into another song....Precious..more of Jethro...i like it much../
6/14/2006 4:56:27 AM ShallottLady thanks dear radiant :)