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Great Big Sea Boston And St. John's Lyrics

Last updated: 07/12/2008 11:00:00 AM

Girl, don't tell me that it's morning
Can we keep the curtains drawn
I haven't given you fair warning
But our ship, she sails at dawn

[Chorus]
It's true I must be going but I swear I won't be long
There isn't that much ocean between Boston and St. John's
I'm a rover and I'm bound to sail away
I'm a rover can you love me anyway?

And if some suitor comes approaching
Will you let him through your door
And what if I return half broken
Will you still want me anymore?

[Chorus]

[Bridge]
Close your eyes and dream
Tell me what you see
Tell me what you want
Just tell me that you'll wait for me

[Chorus]


Thanks to JF for submitting Boston And St. John's Lyrics.



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michael | Reviewer: Anonymous | 6/25/2007

this is a really great song, really meaningful--specially when you are a rover-in-love

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Awesome! | Reviewer: Rachel | 9/8/2005

I love the lyrics to this song!! This band is great and this is one of my favorite songs of theirs! Everyone should listen to it!

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