CLAIR GILBERT O?SULLIVAN Written by G. O?Sullivan 1976, Happenstance Ltd.

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CLAIR       GILBERT O?SULLIVAN  Written by G. O?Sullivan 1976, Happenstance Ltd.


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Clair,  the moment I met you I swear,

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I felt as if something somewhere

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Had happened to me,  wich I couldn?t see. And then

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The moment I met you again,

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I knew in my heart that we were friends

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It had to be so, it couldn?t be no; But try

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as hard as I might do I don?t know why,

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- You get to me in a way I can?t describe.

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Words mean so little when you look up and smile


I don?t care what people say.

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To me, you?re more than a child. Oh Clair, Clair.


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Clair if ever a moment so rare

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was captured for all to compare

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That moment is you, in all that you do. But why

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In spite of our age diff?rence do I cry

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- each time I leave you I feel I could die,

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Nothing means more to me than hearing you say:


"I?m going to marry you, will


you marry me, Uncle Ray?"

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Oh Clair,     Clair.


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Clair,  I?ve told you before, don?t you dare

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Get back into bed, can?t you see that it?s late,

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No you can?t have a drink.

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Oh alright then but wait just a bit

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While I in an effort to baby sit

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capture my breath when there is left of it.

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You can be murder at this hour of the day


But in the morning, this sorrow will seem a

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lifetime away. Oh Clair, Clair

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                         Oh Clair
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