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Music Trivia -> Same Title, Different Song -> Wish You Were Here

There's only so many unique two word or three word titles that can be invented before groups begin to recycle titles. There's nothing wrong with that of course, but it can be confusing if you're trying to sort out what song is a cover of another song. This section lists songs with identical titles, but different lyrics. To help us keep track of which songs are which, the first two lines of each unique song are listed.

"Wish You Were Here"

The following are all the different songs that are titled "Wish You Were Here". Check out the index for more examples of songs that have Same Title, but a Different Song.

I can be tough, I can be strong
But with you, it's not like that at all
Submitted by: dxman
I took a vacation down by the ocean
But it's no fun with a heart that's broken
Submitted by: William Ransom
They're not making the skies as blue this year
Wish you were here
Submitted by: S. Tim Wood
I dig my toes into the sand
The ocean looks like a thousand diamonds
Submitted by: B1982
Gone away are the golden days,
Just a page in my diary.
Submitted by: Gretchen Wieners
Mark Harris
I wanted to tell you how closely I've kept the memories of you in my heart
And all of the lifetimes that we had to share live even though we're apart
Submitted by: Isac
They kissed goodbye at the terminal gate
She said, "You're gonna be late if you don't go"
Submitted by: William Ransom
So, so you think you can tell Heaven from Hell, blue skies from pain.
Can you tell a green field from a cold steel rail? A smile from a veil?
Submitted by: B1982
Wish you were here,
Me, oh my countryman, wish you were here
Submitted by: Mike Ahern

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