Just Call Me Lonesome

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Jim Reeves

James Travis "Jim" Reeves (August 20, 1923 – July 31, 1964) was an American country and popular music singer-songwriter. With records charting from the 1950s to the 1980s, he became well known as a practitioner of the Nashville sound (a mixture of older country-style music with elements of popula… more »

Why must I love a heartless one?
Who'll never know the harm she's done
Though love is blind, I should have known
Just call me lonesome from now on

I climb the stairs up to my room
But, no one meets me in the gloom
And the silence tells me, she is gone
Just call me lonesome from now on

These walls will hide me, when I cry
And pray that heaven lets me die
What good is life, when hope is gone?
Just call me lonesome from now on

I pray my memories at last
Will fade into the distant past
And if I must live and love alone
Just call me lonesome from now on
Just call me lonesome from now on

Written by: GEORGE DUCAS, RADNEY M. FOSTER

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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