Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Jimmy Buffett Lyrics » Strange Bird Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Strange Bird by Jimmy Buffett. Please check back for more Jimmy Buffett lyrics.

Strange Bird Lyrics

Artist: Jimmy Buffett
Album: Off To See The Lizard

Strange Bird
By: Jimmy Buffett, Jay Oliver
1989
Half fast and seldom seen
He don't blip the radar screen
On the deck below the dune
Under the commander's moon
Strange bird from a different nest
Flying low not like all of the rest
God only knows where the strange bird goes when he's flying

Everybody's trying to find him
But they don't know where to start
The ornithologist lady says that he has wings on his heart

Chorus:
Strange bird from a different nest
Flying low not like all of the rest
If you can't catch him you can't name him
If you can't see him you can't claim him
Stay on the ground or he will shoot you down
Wings on his heart, he's a strange bird

Frequent flyer, seldom seen
High above the Caribbean
In my day I've met a few but he's the strangest bird that's true

Chorus:
Strange bird from a different nest
Flying low not like all of the rest
If you can't catch him you can't name him
If you can't see him you can't claim him
Stay on the ground or he will shoot you down
Wings on his heart, he's a strange bird

But he's in love with the lady of the waters
And she lives somewhere up around Cheauxvan
He's gonna circle high above her runway of love
Until she gives him her permission to land

Chorus:
Strange bird from a different nest
Flying low not like all of the rest
If you can't catch him you can't name him
If you can't see him you can't claim him
Stay on the ground or he will shoot you down
Wings on his heart, he's a strange bird
Watch out girl, he's a strange bird

Strange bird flying low
'Cross the Gulf of Mexico
Strange bird not like all the rest
Watch out girl he's a strange bird
Shoot you down, he's a strange bird
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a strange bird
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Jimmy Buffett Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett Off To See The Lizard Lyrics

More Jimmy Buffett Music Lyrics:
Jimmy Buffett - England (In Album High Cumberland Jubilee) Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - Grapefruit-Juicy Fruit Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - Here We Are Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - I Love The Now Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - Money Back Guarantee Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - No Plane On Sunday Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - Trip Around The Sun Lyrics
Jimmy Buffett - Uncle John's Band Lyrics


© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.