EMMA and Hot Chocolate  

freetime648 53F
7629 posts
2/15/2006 7:06 am

Last Read:
3/5/2006 9:27 pm

EMMA and Hot Chocolate

MY SONG OF THE DAY

EMMA by Hot Chocolate

We were together since we were five
She was so pretty
Emma was a star in ev'ryone's eyes.
And when she said she'd be a movie queen
Nobody laughed
Her face like an angel
She could be anything.

Emily. Emma
Emily
I'm gonna write your name high on that silver screen.
Emily
Emma
Emily

I'm gonna make you the biggest star this world has ever set

At seventeen we were wed
And worked day and night to earn our daily bread.
And ev' ry day
Emma would go out searching for that play
That never ever came her way.

You know
sometimes she'd come home so depressed
I'd hear her crying in the back room

Feel so distressed.
And I'd remember back
when she was five

To the words that used to make
Emily come alive.

Emily
Emma
Emily

It was cold and dark
December night

When I opened the bedroom door

To find her Iying still and cold up on the bed;
A love letter Iying on the bedroom floor

It read:

Darling, I love youBut I just can't keep on living on dreams no moreI tried so very hard not to leave you alone.I just can't keep on tryin' no more

Emily - Oh Emily - Emily



xx FREETIME648 xx


citizen4722 60M  
55604 posts
2/16/2006 12:38 pm

Freetime,
'Emma' has always been my favourite Hot Chocolate song, strange premonition but i was actually thinking of this song TODAY !!!. I wen't to HMV store & bought the compilation comprising all their early hits & b'sides, i'm not a big fan of their later stuff. Spooky wouldn't you say??.


KC_JJ 55M

2/16/2006 8:58 am

I've never actually heard this song. I think.

I just know that whenever I'm in Sweden I always hear Hot Chocolates "You Sexy Thing" It's like on the mandatory play list of every radio station there or someting.

So are

Love Hurts - Nazareth
Hooked on a Feeling - Blue Swede

Can never go to Sweden without hearing all three of those at some point in the trip.

MMM [ MMM


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