Music Mondays ~ Lost Boy

Ruth Berhe, known as Ruth B, is a Canadian singer and songwriter of Ethiopian descent, from Edmonton, Alberta. She started by singing songs on Vine in early 2013. In January 2015, she released her début EP, The Intro.   Read more about the story of this beautiful song by clicking here.  It’s my current ear worm while I’m not…in the campo.

Lost Boy
Ruth B

There was a time when I was alone
Nowhere to go and no place to call home
My only friend was the man in the moon
And even sometimes he would go away, too
Then one night, as I closed my eyes,
I saw a shadow flying high
He came to me with the sweetest smile
Told me he wanted to talk for awhile
He said, “Peter Pan. That’s what they call me.
I promise that you’ll never be lonely.”
And ever since that day…
I am a lost boy from Neverland
Usually hanging out with Peter Pan
And when we’re bored we play in the woods
Always on the run from Captain Hook
“Run, run, lost boy, ” they say to me,
“Away from all of reality.”
Neverland is home to lost boys like me
And lost boys like me are free
He sprinkled me in pixie dust and told me to believeBelieve in him and believe in me
Together we will fly away in a cloud of green
To your beautiful destiny
As we soared above the town that never loved me
I realized I finally had a family
Soon enough we reached Neverland
Peacefully my feet hit the sand
And ever since that day…

I am a lost boy from Neverland
Usually hanging out with Peter Pan
And when we’re bored we play in the woods
Always on the run from Captain Hook
“Run, run, lost boy, ” they say to me,
“Away from all of reality.”
Neverland is home to lost boys like me
And lost boys like me are free
Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, Wendy Darling,
Even Captain Hook.
You are my perfect story book
Neverland, I love you so,
You are now my home sweet home
Forever a lost boy at last
And for always I will say…
I am a lost boy from Neverland
Usually hanging out with Peter Pan
And when we’re bored we play in the woods
Always on the run from Captain Hook
“Run, run, lost boy, ” they say to me,
“Away from all of reality.”
Neverland is home to lost boys like me
And lost boys like me are free
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One Response to Music Mondays ~ Lost Boy

  1. Robert Kim Shapland says:

    Beautiful.

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