Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Tennessee Waltz by Leonard Cohen. Please check back for more Leonard Cohen lyrics.
Tennessee Waltz Lyrics
Artist: Leonard Cohen
Album: Dear Heather
Written by Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King
Additional verse: Leonard Cohen
I was dancing with my darlin'
to the Tennessee Waltz
When an old friend I happened to see
Introduced him to my loved one
and while they were waltzing
My friend stole my sweetheart from me.
I remember the night and the Tennessee Waltz
Now I know just how much I have lost
Yes I lost my little darlin'
The night they were playing
The beautiful Tennessee Waltz.
She comes dancing through the darkness
To the Tennessee Waltz
And I feel like I'm falling apart
And it's stronger than drink
And it's deeper than sorrow
This darkness she's left in my heart.
Leonard Cohen Lyrics
Leonard Cohen Dear Heather Lyrics
More Leonard Cohen Music Lyrics:
Leonard Cohen - A SINGER MUST DIE Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - A THOUSAND KISSES DEEP Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - DEATH OF A LADIES' MAN Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - I TRIED TO LEAVE YOU Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - IF IT BE YOUR WILL Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - LEAVING GREEN SLEEVES Lyrics
Leonard Cohen - To A Teacher Lyrics