Crimson Ship

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Badfinger were a British rock band consisting originally of Pete Ham, Ron Griffiths, Mike Gibbins and Tom Evans; active from 1968 to 1983, and evolving from The Iveys; formed by Ham, Griffiths and David "Dai" Jenkins in Swansea, Wales, in the early 1960s. Joey Molland joined the group in 1969, foll… more »

My life was colored, painting pictures out of tune
You came from nowhere in a song
It might have been the way I laughed, he made the jokes  Could only show me what was wrong 

He took me flying on his crimson ship
He never left me his number 
He took me flying on his crimson ship
Then he was gone and I wondered 

Who put the knots on all the crosses on the hill?
Why did the old man wash his hands?
Who grew the flower that was big enough to kill?
And blew the trumpet in the van, a-an

He took me flying on his crimson ship
He never left me his number 
He took me flying on his crimson ship
Then he was gone and I wondered 
Oh-oh, oh-oh

When they were busy throwing kisses at the moon
A father lost his mother's son
And though they knew the resurrection would be soon
The time was spent, they carried on, o-on

He took me flying on his crimson ship
He never left me his number 
He took me flying on his crimson ship
Then he was gone and I wondered 

 Wondered wondered wondered

Written by: PETER WILLIAM HAM, MIKE GIBBINS, TOM EVANS

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