Wailing of the Willow

(Nilsson)


Oh listen to the wailing of the willow
Listen to me crying on my pillow
Crying cos I know my love has gone from me

Living in a world of different places
Staring at a million different faces
Yet I see his face in every face I see

Oh love must lack a sense of humor
It laughs while other people cry
Oh love would love to hear the rumor
That you and I have finally said goodbye

I know that if a heart was meant for breaking
And my heart was ready for the taking
Still I won't complain, for someday love will come again
Must I take a memory for a token
To replace a heart that love has broken?
Will the wailing willow always weep for me?
Must I see his face in every face I see?
Listen to the wailing of the willow tree
Listen to the wailing of the willow


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