Poor Man

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Tom Rush

Tom Rush (born February 8, 1941) is an American folk and blues singer, songwriter, musician and recording artist. more »

Down around Biloxi
 Pretty girls are swimming in the sea
Oh they look like sisters in the ocean 
The boy will fill his pail with salted water
And the storms will blow from off towards New Orleans 

The sun shines on Biloxi 
The air is filled with vapors from the sea
And the boy will dig a pool beside the ocean 
He sees creatures from a dream under the water 
And the sun will set from off towards New Orleans 

The stars can see Biloxi 
The stars can find their faces in the sea
We are walking in the evening by the ocean 
We are splashing naked in the water 
And the sky is red from off towards New Orleans

Written by: JESSE WINCHESTER

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