Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to CRUEL WAR by Peter, Paul & Mary. Please check back for more Peter, Paul & Mary lyrics.

CRUEL WAR Lyrics

Artist: Peter, Paul & Mary
Album: Peter, Paul and Mary

The Cruel War is raging, Johnny has to fight
I want to be with him from morning to night.
I want to be with him, it grieves my heart so,
Won't you let me go with you?
No, my love, no.

Tomorrow is Sunday, Monday is the day
that your Captain will call you and you must obey.
Your captain will call you it grieves my heart so,
Won't you let me go with you?
No, my love, no.

I'll tie back my hair, men's clothing I'll put on,
I'll pass as your comrade, as we march along.
I'll pass as your comrade, no one will ever know.
Won't you let me go with you?
No, my love, no.

Oh Johnny, oh Johnny, I fear you are unkind
I love you far better than all of mankind.
I love you far better than words can e're express
Won't you let me go with you?
Yes, my love, yes.

Yes, My Love, Yes.

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Peter, Paul & Mary Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary Peter, Paul and Mary Lyrics

More Peter, Paul & Mary Music Lyrics:
Peter, Paul & Mary - FOREVER YOUNG Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - I Dig Rock And RolI Music Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - IF I WERE FREE Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - KISSES SWEETER THAN WINE Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - LIGHT ONE CANDLE Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - MORNING TRAIN Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - RICH MAN POOR MAN Lyrics
Peter, Paul & Mary - THE MARVELOUS TOY Lyrics