Shawn Colvin — Wichita Skyline lyrics

By shawn colvin & john leventhal

Down at the train they go to independence everyday
But anywhere else now seems like a million miles away
And I must have been high to believe that I would ever leave
Now I'm just a flat fine line like the wichita skyline


I rode on the airstream across the great lonesome afternoon
I wished hard enough to hurt, drove fast enough to catch the moon
But I must have been dreaming again 'cause there's nothing around the bend
Except for that flat fine line, the wichita skyline


As far as salina I can get that good station from larue
I'm searching the dial while I'm scanning the sky for a patch of blue
And I watch the black clouds roll in chasing me back again
Back to the flat fine line, the wichita skyline
[ Lyrics from: http://www.lyricsty.com/shawn-colvin-wichita-skyline-lyrics.html ]

Songwriters: JOHN LEVENTHAL, JOHN B. LEVENTHAL, SHAWN COLVIN
Wichita Skyline lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Downtown Music Publishing