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Daddy Long Legs

11

The Color of Your Eyes

Piano/Conductor

Music and Lyrics by Paul Gordon


Orchestration by Brad Haak

11-11-13
(4-pc. orch.)
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and the funniest underneath smile that never quite comes through but just wrinkles up the corner of his mouth."

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minds

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