Paramour

Story Behind The Song

Two people in a relationship that was illegitimate, because one person was already married. And this went on and on for so long, and then the affair had to go away, but the love still remained. And the questions why...

Song Description

A song about loving someone in secret, a paramour, wondering why it couldn't become a real relationship, why it had to end. And why do I still love you?

Song Length 5:55 Genre Jazz - Contemporary, Jazz - Fusion
Tempo Very Slow (Under 70) Lead Vocal Female Vocal
Mood Heartbreaking, Poignant Subject Lost Love, Heartbreak
Similar Artists Norah Jones, Madeleine Peyroux Language English
Era 1990 - 1999

Lyrics

You were my love for awhile
my secret love for awhile
still in my heart I hold you near
All that I wanted was forevermore
Something that could not be, my Paramour...

And now we go our separate ways
Time heals all wounds,
or so they say,
Yet here I am still wondering why
All that I wanted was
forevermore,
something that could not be,
my Paramour...

Lyrics Phyllis Chapell Music Dan Kleiman and Phyllis Chapell
Publisher Miowan Music Performance SIORA
Label Miowan Records
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