You Are My Sunshine

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Johnny Cash

John R. "Johnny" Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003), was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author, who has been called one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Although he is primarily remembered as a country music icon, his songs and sound spanned many other … more »

The other night dear, as I lay sleeping 
I dreamed I held you in my arms
But when I awoke, dear, I was mistaken 
So I hung my head and I cried 

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine 
You make me happy when skies are gray
You'll never know dear, how much I love you
 Please don't take my sunshine away

I'll always love you and make you happy 
If you will only say the same
But if you leave me and love another 
You'll regret it all some day

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine 
You make me happy when skies are gray
You'll never know dear, how much I love you
 Please don't take my sunshine away

You told me once, dear, you really loved me
And no one else could come between 
But now you've left me and love another 
You have shattered all of my dreams 

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine 
You make me happy when skies are gray
You'll never know dear, how much I love you
 Please don't take my sunshine away

In all my dreams, dear, you seem to leave me
When I awake my poor heart pains
So when you come back and make me happy 
I'll forgive you dear, I'll take all the blame 

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine 
You make me happy when skies are gray
You'll never know dear, how much I love you
 Please don't take my sunshine away

Written by: JIMMIE DAVIS

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