Artist: The Kinks
Walter, remember when the world was young
And all the girls knew Walter's name?
Walter, isn't it a shame the way our little world has changed?
Do you remember, Walter, playing cricket in the thunder and the rain?
Do you remember, Walter, smoking cigarettes behind your garden gate?
Yes, Walter was my mate
But Walter, my old friend, where are you now?
Oh, Walter if you saw me now, you wouldn't even know my name
Do you remember, Walter, how we said we'd fight the world so we'd be free
We'd save up all our money and we'd buy a boat and sail away to sea
But it was not to be, I knew you then but do I know you now?
Walter, you are just an echo of a world I knew so long ago
Walter, if you saw me now you wouldn't even know my name
I bet you're fat and married and you're always home in bed [Incomprehensible]
And if I talked about the old times you'd get bored
And you'll have nothing more to say
Yes, people often change, but memories of people can remain
Writer(s): Ray Davies, Raymond Davies, Raymond Douglas Davies
Copyright: Abkco Music Inc., Davray Music Ltd.
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|3||A Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy|
|4||A Well Respected Man|
|6||Who'll Be The Next In Line|
|7||One of the Survivors|
|8||The Last Assembly|
|9||Somebody Stole My Car|
|11||20th Century Man|
|15||The Village Green Preservation Society|
|16||Where Have All the Good Times Gone|
|17||Everybody's Gonna Be Happy|
|18||Till The End Of The Day|
|19||I Go to Sleep|
|20||Celluloid Heroes - (Celluloid Heroes)|
|22||How are You|
|23||The World Keeps Going Round|
|24||I'm on An Island|
|25||You Can't Win|
|26||I Am Free|
|27||It's Too Late|
|28||Jack the Idiot Dunce|
|29||Just Can't Go to Sleep|
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|The Kinks - Miscellaneous Album Lyrics|
|3.||A Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy|
|4.||A Well Respected Man|
|6.||Who'll Be The Next In Line|
|7.||One of the Survivors|
|8.||The Last Assembly|
|9.||Somebody Stole My Car|
|11.||20th Century Man|
|15.||The Village Green Preservation Society|
|16.||Where Have All the Good Times Gone|
|17.||Everybody's Gonna Be Happy|
|18.||Till The End Of The Day|
|19.||I Go to Sleep|
|20.||Celluloid Heroes - (Celluloid Heroes)|
|22.||How are You|
|23.||The World Keeps Going Round|
|24.||I'm on An Island|
|25.||You Can't Win|
|26.||I Am Free|
|27.||It's Too Late|
|28.||Jack the Idiot Dunce|
|29.||Just Can't Go to Sleep|
|1||She Bought A Hat Like Princess Marina|
|4||Muswell Hillbillies radio spots|
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