Student or Learner
I'd like to ask about the lyrics of a song titled "Any Time At All". This song was composd by Lennon and McCartney in 1964.
If the sun has faded away
I'll try to make it shine
There is nothing I won't do.
I think it's far from reality to make the sun shine that has faded away, so subjunctive mood would be appropriate as follows.
If the sun had faded away
I would try to make it shine
What do you think John or Paul intended?
... neither grammatically, nor logically. It's a metaphor'
Please correct me if I'm wrong.
As I said, it's a metaphor. They wanted a ryhme for
There's no point in getting obsessive about grammar and logic (not that these are seriously infringed )If you need a shoulder to cry on I hope it will be mine.
Call me tonight, and I'll come to you.