FANDOM

2,054,289 Pages

StarIconGreen
LangIcon
Something to Live For

This song is by Ella Fitzgerald and appears on the album Ella at Duke's Place (1965) and on the compilation album First Lady of Song (1993).

I have almost everything a human could desire
Cars and houses, bear skin rugs to lie before my fire
But there's something missing, something isn't there
It seems I'm never kissing the one whom I could care for

I want something to live for
Someone to make my life an adventurous dream
Oh, what wouldn't I give for
Someone who'd take my life and make it seem gay
As they say it ought to be

Why can't I have love like that brought to me?
My eye is watching the noon crowds
Searching the prom nights, seeking a clue
To the one who will someday be my something to live for
I want something to live for

Credits

External links

Community content is available under Copyright unless otherwise noted.