TWO SHIPS THAT PASSED IN THE MOONLIGHT Michael Johnson He was chasing fame and fortune, glory bound He was too much in a hurry to slow down And she was running from some devils that she had inside of her I'd like to say it was romantic but the truth is that they were Two ships that passed in the moonlight Two stars that crossed around midnight Without a chance either one might ever turn back Two ships that passed in the moonlight Two hearts that flashed on a hot night And then sailed on till they lost sight And never looked back There the story might have ended but you see On that cross was born a child and that child was me And darling now I must be going even though this might be love I'd like to stay a little longer but I'm just a product of Two ships that passed in the moonlight Two stars that crossed around midnight Without a chance either one might ever turn back Two ships that passed in the moonlight Two hearts that flashed on a hot night And then sailed on till they lost sight And never looked back