Where has all the wonder gone?
Scientists can tell
That wonder has been shot from the sky
And sent straight down to hell
Where has all the chivalry gone?
Lawyers can tell you that
And to sue the next person who
Tries to tip their hat
Where has all the romance gone?
Hallmark can explain
That romance is now something you buy
But do not ascertain
Where has all the love gone?
Hollywood can say
That love is now a bunch of words
And kisses assembled some way
Where has all the time gone?
Rolex can say how it’s missed
That you wasted all your life away
Just to put that gold on your wrist
Where have all the good things gone?
Dead and buried away
Because God knows what else they’ll sell
Or choose to take away
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