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Nearly Got It Made

from Clocks and Clones EP by The Sleeping Years



You say there’s no sign of change
But I keep my eyes on the way out.
These side roads just get me rattled;
Blocking the hope I’ve got to hold.

We’ve nearly got it made.

Everything’s so close.

It’s so hard to keep on trying
And it’s too much to keep to myself.
I can’t seem to think without you.
I just want to be there when you know.

There’s no point in trying to fool you.
I trip up when I am with you.
I just gotta wait to see what comes.

Don’t give up.

Wait for me.


from Clocks and Clones EP, released May 31, 2013


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The Sleeping Years is the solo project for Dale Grundle, formerly of the Catchers.
‘We’re becoming Islands One by One’, showcases Dale’s exquisitely crafted, highly personal songs, influenced by the language and culture of Northern Ireland.

Guardian: ‘his voice breaks exquisitely between hope and despair in songs that the acoustic guitar was invented for’
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