Streets of London Dictationabceda

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STREETS of LONDON - Interactive dictation


Have you seen the old man
In the closed-down market
up the papers
with his out shoes?
In his eyes you see no pride
Hands held at his side
Yesterday's papers telling yesterday's news

Chorus: So how can you tell me you're lonely,
And say for you that the sun don't shine?
Let me take you by the hand and lead you through the streets of London
I'll show you something to make you change your mind

Have you seen the old girl
Who walks the streets of London
in her hair and her clothes in ?
She's no time for talking
She just right on walking
Carrying her home in two bags.

In the all night cafe
At a quarter past eleven.
Same old man sitting there on his .
Looking at the world
Over the of his teacup,
Each tea lasts an hour
And he home alone

Have you seen the old man
Outside the Seaman's Mission
Memory with the medal that he wears?
In our winter city,
The rain cries a little
For one more forgotten hero
And a world that doesn't .

Ralph McTell - Streets Of London.

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