I wish we were in Alston steep and fine
The Pennines all around, the lakes nearby.
We walked the Pennine way in our own time.
Your heart was in the hills, to teesdale chained.
You didn’t like the urban sprawl, the blight
I wish we were in Alston now and then
The time has passed we find our memories fade.
I miss you,miss you, miss you, I can’t lie
I wish that we were near high force, that air.
And our;United Kingdom’s in decay.
We saw an eagle but it did not fly
0h every breath we took was like a prayer.
I find it hard to walk without a crutch
I can see but I can’t feel your touch
You would hardly know me now I sigh
I wish you were in Alston by my side.
The dreams, the symbols memories combine.
This is how you’re with me for all time
I am very proud because I’ve tried