Time Was When lyrics - Marguerite

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Album lyrics:
  1. Act 1
  2. Come One, Come All
  3. Let the World Turn
  4. Jazz Time
  5. China Doll
  6. China Doll (Reprise)
  7. The Face I See
  8. Time Was When
  9. The World Begins Today
  10. Waiting
  11. Intoxication
  12. Day by Day (Part One)
  13. I Am Here
  14. Take Good Care of Yourself Take Good Care of Yourself Video
  15. Act 2
  16. Day by Day (Part Two) Day by Day (Part Two) Video
  17. Dreams Shining Dreams Dreams Shining Dreams Video
  18. Take Good Care of Yourself (Reprise) Take Good Care of Yourself (Reprise) Video
  19. I Hate the Very Thought of Women I Hate the Very Thought of Women Video
  20. The Letter The Letter Video
  21. What's Left of Love
  22. Day by Day (Part Three) Day by Day (Part Three) Video
  23. How Did I Get to Where I Am?
  24. Day by Day (Part Four) Day by Day (Part Four) Video
  25. Come One Come All (Reprise) Come One Come All (Reprise) Video
  26. Finale Finale Video

Time Was When lyrics

Time Was When

Ici Londres. Les fran?ais parlent aux fran?ais
This is London. The French speak to the French.
Here is the news: The Vichy government today announced
that they would introduce new regulations prohibiting
Jews from working freely in any capacity without authority.
Jews from the age of six will also be obliged to wear at all times a distinctive sign of their race.
These rules go well beyond the demands of the German invaders...

Time was when
There were caf?s ablaze with lights.
Where is that radiance now?

We knew then

[Lucien and Annette]
How we would set the world to right.
Never that innocence now.
Never such radiance now.

[Lucien, Annette, and Pierrot]
Lost and gone,
Lost is the gift of being young.
Never those memories now.
Lost and gone,
Lost are the songs we could have sung.
Where are those melodies now?
Never those melodies now.
Never those memories...

Marguerite, how can I wait another day?
Marguerite, my life is just a day away.
Marguerite, now you are here, I'm here to stay.
Marguerite, this is our time.
Marguerite, this is our one and only time.
Marguerite, this is our day.
Marguerite, this is our time.

[Lucien, Annette, and Pierrot]
Time was when
There was a city in its pride.
Look at it, what it became.
Not so long ago, who knew then
Paris would have so much to hide?
Something in Paris has died.
Paris is dying of shame. Last Update: June, 10th 2013

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