Eleanor Rigby

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The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. They became the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. Their best-known lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. Rooted in skiffle and 195… more »

Ah look at all the lonely people
Ah look at all the lonely people
 Eleanor Rigby, picks up the rice
In the church where a wedding has been Lives in a dream Waits at the window, wearing the face
That she keeps in a jar by the door
Who is it for

All the lonely people Where do they all come from?
All the lonely people Where do they all belong?
 Father McKenzie, writing the words Of a sermon that no one will hear
No one comes near
Look at him working, darning his socks In the night when there's nobody there
What does he care

All the lonely people Where do they all come from?
All the lonely people Where do they all belong?

Ah look at all the lonely people
Ah look at all the lonely people
 Eleanor Rigby, died in the church And was buried along with her name Nobody came Father McKenzie, wiping the dirt
From his hands as he walks from the grave No one was saved 
All the lonely people Where do they all come from?
All the lonely people Where do they all belong?

Written by: JOHN LENNON, JOHN WINSTON LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, PAUL JAMES MCCARTNEY

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Eleanor Rigby