Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to IF I DON'T BE THERE BY MORNING by Eric Clapton. Please check back for more Eric Clapton lyrics.

IF I DON'T BE THERE BY MORNING Lyrics

Artist: Eric Clapton
Album: Crossroads

by Bob Dylan and Helena Springs

Blue sky upon the horizon,
Private eye is on my trail,
And if I don't be there by morning
You know that I must have spent the night in jail.

I've been running from Memphis to L. A.
Had an appointment set sometime for today,
And if I don't be there by morning
You know that I must have gone the other way.

Finding my way back to you girl,
Lonely and blue and mistreated too.
Sometimes I think of you girl,
Is it true that you think of me too?

I got a woman living in L. A.
I got a woman waiting for my pay,
And if I don't be there by morning,
Pack my clothes, get down on your knees and pray.

Chorus

I left my woman with a twenty dollar bill.
I left her waiting, I hope she's waiting for me still.
If I don't be there by morning
You know that I, I never will.

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Eric Clapton Lyrics
Eric Clapton Crossroads Lyrics

More Eric Clapton Music Lyrics:
Eric Clapton - Change The World Lyrics
Eric Clapton - If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day Lyrics
Eric Clapton - I've Told You For The Last Time Lyrics
Eric Clapton - LEAD ME ON Lyrics
Eric Clapton - LONELY STRANGER Lyrics
Eric Clapton - Old Love Lyrics
Eric Clapton - PLEASE BE WITH ME Lyrics
Eric Clapton - SLOW DOWN LINDA Lyrics