So Lonely

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Tim Buckley

Timothy Charles Buckley III (February 14, 1947 – June 29, 1975) was an American singer and musician. His music and style changed considerably through the years; his first album (1966) was mostly folk oriented, but over time his music incorporated jazz, psychedelia, funk, soul, avant-garde and an … more »

Oh, I don't get no letters
Nobody calls
Nobody comes 'round here no more
No pretty ladies
Nor pretty boys
Nobody comes 'round my door no more 

It's just lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know
It's just lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know 

Cops treat ya dirty
And the children treat ya mean
This is the lowest town I've ever seen
People keep draggin' their bodies around 
Ain't enough pride to even look around 

It's just lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know
It's just lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know 

Now honey you got on little light
Now you keep it burning bright 
If you keep it lit every night
Someday a good man come and make it alright 

It's just so lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know
It's just lonely, yeah
Mama you don't know

Written by: TIM BUCKLEY

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