The Plain Lyrics

The Plain lyrics is a famous song. Song sung by the Artist Strawbs and released on the Album Blue Angel. CSLyrics features all the songs list of this album. We proudly present you the song The Plain lyric.

The plain stretched out before me as far as the slate grey sky
I told her I was leaving with the migrant birds to fly
I said she might expect me with the coming of the spring
When the birds return back home again with new-found songs to sing.

I hit out on the highway, high on the rising sun
I felt my spirit rising, my journey was newly begun
The joy of expectation rose in my heart with a song
The courage of conviction carried my journey along.

I bathed in the lake of comfort, the milk of my mother’s breast
The son of constant sorrow sank to his knees in the West
I prayed to my God for guidance to find there was no-one but me
There was just the open highway as far as my eyes could see.

Throughout my endless journey I have been searching for paradise lost
I now retrace my footsteps with the burden of infinite cost
I see myself returning alone with my head held high
The plain stretched out before me as far as the slate grey sky.

Blue Angel Album Song List

  1. Just The Other Day
  2. Fade
  3. The Plain
  4. Anna Blue
  5. Take A Chance
  6. Everybody's Got An Angel
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