The Sun Is Burning
Simon & Garfunkel Lyrics


The sun is burning in the sky
Strands of clouds go slowly drifting by
In the park the lazy bees
Are joining in the flowers, among the trees
And the sun burns in the sky

Now the sun is in the West
Little kids go home to take their rest
And the couples in the park
Are holdin' hands and waitin' for the dark
And the sun is in the West

Now the sun is sinking low
Children playin' know it's time to go
High above a spot appears
A little blossom blooms and then draws near
And the sun is sinking low

Now the sun has come to Earth
Shrouded in a mushroom cloud of death
Death comes in a blinding flash
Of hellish heat and leaves a smear of ash
And the sun has come to Earth

Now the sun has disappeared
All is darkness, anger, pain and fear
Twisted, sightless wrecks of men
Go groping on their knees and cry in pain
And the sun has disappeared

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Written by: Ian Campbell

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The sun is burning in the sky
Strands of clouds go slowly drifting by
In the park the lazy bees
Are joining in the flowers among the trees
And the sun burns in the sky

Now the sun is in the West
Little kids go home to take their rest
And the couples in the park
Are holding hands and waitin' for the dark
And the sun is in the West

Now the sun is sinking low
Children playing know it's time to go
High above a spot appears
A little blossom blooms and then draws near
And the sun is sinking low

Now the sun has come to earth
Shrouded in a mushroom cloud of death
Death comes in a blinding flash
Of hellish heat and leaves a smear of ash
And the sun has come to earth

Now the sun has disappeared
All is darkness, anger, pain and fear
Twisted sightless wrecks of men
Go groping on their knees and cry in pain
And the sun has disappeared



All comments from YouTube:

George Powell

A criminally underrated song.

egecky

This went from 0 to 100 real quick

manchesterblue2007

@Cheems yeah...and the child u held in your arms

Cheems

lmao imagine just being like "whoa what a nice sunset" then your like "wait"

manchesterblue2007

so did USAF

Philip Wingate

I think thats the point.

spirals 73

Yes, the very end is profound. I remember the Cold War and the fear it instilled in my generation.

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j f

How soon we've forgotten the warning words of this song. The threat is still there...Like so many things that we should truly fear, we ignore. We never learn. The talking heads talk, the polls go up and down, and in the stark light of day we have forgotten.

Nail

This is one of my favorite songs of all time.

Julie Erin

An underrated S&G song.

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