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If You Could Read My Mind

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If you could read my mind love,
What a tale my thoughts could tell.
Just like an old time movie
About a ghost from a wishing well.
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If you could read my mind love,
What a tale my thoughts could tell.
Just like an old time movie
About a ghost from a wishing well.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

folk roots
great lyrics
acoustic sonority
use of a string ensemble
mixed minor & major key tonality
melodic songwriting
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
an emotional male lead vocal performance
acoustic rhythm guitars

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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distrait72
Any song he performs reminds me of my father. We aren't terribly close, but Gordon brings good memories to me about my dad.
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justinjenny4 9 5
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Amen coolcat2715… I want my children 2 love this "era" of music … 2 me, it's the best time in music. Even though I'm the "MTV" generation(b a c k when MTV actually played videos all day, every day) :D :D
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Your kids are missing a great artist!
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I don't want my kids to not know about this area!!
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A poet who sings! Great Song!
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Probably a top ten of all time about losing
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What an amazing song ��
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Gordon may be the most underrated song writer ever
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mysteriousst r a n g e r s 8 6
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Man! What a song! What a story. Thank you Mr. Lightfoot for sharing your beautiful words, and voice, with such gracefulness , and honesty. Such empathy.
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Good
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Great lyrics!!! TRULY GREAT LYRICS!!!!!! !
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One of my all time favorites and a great song writer
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Awesome song ! Saw him a few years ago , was a good show !
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What a deep feeling song and also being in junior high at the time!
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Being in junior high & hoping someday to meet a man who felt about me like this. <3
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pjorgensen61 2 8 8 8
My good memorys of times that were easy
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This song reminds me of Maine and living a very beautiful life there with my daughter!
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:))
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In my opinion, one of the five greatest songs in regards to lyrics. No pun intended, but you can't write stuff like that.
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:))
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sandymcadams 5 4
Awesome song
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If you read between the lines, you'll know that I'm just trying to understand.. .
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One of the best love songs ever written...
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Bobby is my favorite person on the food network
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bartsoucha
If u could read my mind...
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:))))
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:((((
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Guess I will just have to tweak the script
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:(((
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:( :((((
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An all-time classic from an underrated, Canadian troubador... . t h i s is part of the soundtrack of my youth...
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Very understated artist! One of the best vocalist and songwriters ever.
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pbsd76
:))
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medicinewolf 5 3 1 6
Stories and life lessons shared ,, I found part of myself in his music . what an adventure !!! Thank you Gordon
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Christi is a big fan of this singer Gordon light foot
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Haunting, how true this is
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Awesome poet, song writer and troubadour! Lightfoot is an awesome artist and performer.
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Sorry about your pain Paula
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LOVE this guy
I'm ALWAYS amazed at Just how much incredible music there really IS

0;o)
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pbsd76
:))
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eastchill
Reminds me of better times.
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ladykim535
Awesome
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alexandraabe l l a 1 7
Awesome song
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Gary is my new boy friend at work
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3 wishes from the wishing water well.
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GLs song Sundown caused me to create a station and it helped me discover more of his music and man... I love this song. The lyrics are just so great along with the guitar playing. I gotta listen to it again.
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