These Arms of Mine

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Otis Redding

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer and songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent scout. Considered one of the major figures in soul music and rhythm and blues, and one of the greatest singers in the history of popular music, his singing st… more »

These arms of mine, they are lonely  Lonely and feeling blue

 These arms of mine, they are yearning  Yearning from wanting you

And if you would let them hold you
Oh, how grateful I will be

 These arms of mine, they are burning  Burning from wanting you

 These arms of mine, they are wanting  Wanting to hold you

And if you would let them hold you
Oh how grateful I will be

Come on, come on baby
Just be my little woman
Just be my lover, oh

I need me somebody, somebody to treat me right, oh
I need your arms, loving arms to hold me tight 

And I, I, I need your, I need your tender lips, to hold me
 Together when I'm right with you

Written by: OTIS REDDING

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