On a warm summer’s evenin’, On a train bound for nowhere I met up with the gambler. We were both too tired to sleep. So we took turns a-starin’ Out the window at the darkness. When boredom overtook us, He began to speak. He said, son, i’ve made my life Out of readin’ people’s faces…
When i was just a little bitty kid i remembered one time mama said Daddy sends you all his love from frisco bay I didn’t understand till i was grown Why my daddy didn’t spend a little time at home Instead of runnin’ around the country that way Now i’m looking at the world through..
I will twine, i will mingle my raven black hair With the roses so red and the lilies so fair And the myrtle so bright with it’s emerald hue The pale emanita and the hyssop so blue I will dance, i will sing and my laugh shall be gay I will charm every heart, in..
Now i’m lying here with linda on my mind And next to me, my soon to be, the one i left behind And lord it’s killing me to see her crying She knows i’m lying here beside her with linda on my mind. Yes i know that i once loved her And i placed no..
There goes my only possession, there goes my everything I hear footsteps slowly walking as they gently walk across a lonely floor And a voice is softly saying, “darling, this will be goodbye forever more” There goes my reason for living, there goes the one of my dreams There goes my only possession, there goes..
I need you oh, how i need you The nights are lonely since we’re apart I miss you oh, how i miss you come back My darlin’ and mend my heart I’m sorry dear i made you cry Please forgive and forget the days gone by I need you oh, how i need you Come..
Well you can walk out on me tonight If you think that it ain’t feeling right But darling There’s ain’t no getting over me Well you can say that you need to be free But there ain’t no place that i won’t be Sweet darling bass run up There ain’t no getting over me I’ll..