Gone West

Gone West

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Gone West into that fine land

Beyond the horizon

The land of dreams

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Gone to Texas

It’s skyscrapered plains

Where cattle used to roam

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Gone to Mountains

That lick the sky

Above the trees

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Gone to the Deserts

With blue flag water

Along the hidden ways

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Gone West beyond the western sea

With Elrond and Alan Seeger

From this life in to the next

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