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Here Comes a Boy (Fathers Day)


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tmcfate

 Genre: Acoustic Rock

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It all started around fathers day when we all went to get our passport photos taken. My sons picture revealed an older, less innocent boy than I see on a day to day basis. Summer is here, he has become in more ways,”of the world” and I miss him already…and I welcome what he is and will become…The day to day. And this is where this song was born.
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Lyrics
I bought you shorts and a second hand shirt
I straightened up your room while you were gone
Some changes I will never see
You will be forever young

I watch my neighbors drink beer and smoke
I think about the times that I would do the same
Some circumstances change
I have no crystal ball
But I can see a change is going to come

Ah, here comes a boy

I Watch the day turn away And set my sights on hold
The radio goes silent
The end of another day
Went I close my eyes I see the snow is falling
I can see a change is going to come

Hush little baby don't you cry
We all got our eyes on you

Tomorrow I will wake up and do it again
Tomorrow I will Try, try and do it better

Ah, here comes a boy
here comes a boy
here comes a boy

I bought you shorts and a second hand shirt
I straightened up your room while you were gone
Some changes I will never see
You will be forever young
Song Stats
Hits: 858
Comments: 9
Fans: 11
Plays: 54
Downloads: 6
Votes: 0
Uploaded: Jul 25, 2015 - 12:20:13 PM
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2015 - 12:21:49 PM Last Played: Mar 22, 2017 - 05:33:22 AM
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Comments
say said 607 days ago (July 25th, 2015)
Hahha !
Great song !! Can absolutely relate having two sons...now 21 & 23, the teens are like they're cycling on very narrow board across the water deep down... It's awesome once they get through - enjoyed the teens too, don't get me wrong, but when you know what's out there do to own experience it's nervwrecking attimes. This is so beautiful, you really captured it ! Thankyou so much - you have a great voice !
Lena
Garni said 605 days ago (July 27th, 2015)
Here Comes a Boy
Enjoyed this! Nice work! great lyrics too

G-)
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PeterB7858 said 604 days ago (July 27th, 2015)
Here Comes a Boy
Interesting change up from a light acoustic freeform to the sparse, Stones vibe. You work the transitions well and develop a catchy hook. Good theme for a song that many of us can relate to. Your lyrics and arrangements are always engaging, Tim. No exception here. Thanks, Peter.
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davisamerica said 601 days ago (July 30th, 2015)
never imagined
you were old enough for a son this old .... just wonderful and downloaded
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tmcfate said 593 days ago (August 7th, 2015)
i have
three children. 38, 36, and 10
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DWL said 600 days ago (August 1st, 2015)
Wrong footed
I didn't expect the rock song!

I never had a son but in many ways it works with a daughter as well!

Cheers

Dick
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Warren Smith said 595 days ago (August 6th, 2015)
There goes that Dad
Passport photos? Where are ya going?

They grow up so fast. Good subject for a song.

I like that filtered effect on the vocals. And using an electric guitar on an acoustic rock song. Nice singing and playing.

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Outtaorbit said 590 days ago (August 10th, 2015)
Just saw my mail.....
My goodness..... This is incredible.....you can see it in his face. Wonderful tune......sorry I was late.

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magnatone said 584 days ago (August 17th, 2015)
Here Comes a Boy
I'm always so impressed by your music, and this is no exception! Poignant subject - really goes to the heart - while also rocking!
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Outtaorbit said 554 days ago (September 15th, 2015)
This is so Grand
I just cumming back

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Location: cranston ri united states
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