Verse 1: The horizon is invisible. The
night is dark and black.
The midnight wind will brush the sand And, softly rub your back.
Chorus: My soul, it yearns to be near the sea For the
sea, you see, beckons me.
Verse 2: Why, you might ask, do you shed tears When the sea gulls
I hide inside this shell of mine And, they have come to break the shell.
Verse 3: They've followed me a- cross the land, All the
way from Ocean West.
They find me when my heart cries out surrounding me inside a mist.
Chorus: My heart cries out to be near the sea. I
hear in dreams the resounding sea.
Verse 4: The sun arises brigh- tly, But, it's trapped behind a
white cloud face.
A sailboat drifting lazily First feels the wind that speeds its pace.
Verse 5: On the eve, the sky grows dark. The sun descends into the sea.
I feel I'm pulled down with the sun; Dragged with the sun into the sea.
Chorus: My heart cries out to be near the sea.
crash and swell, in this heart in me.
Outtro: I am the sea, the sea is me,
live our lives so emptily.