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The Statler Brothers Don’t Wait On Me Lyrics

Last updated: 06/05/2007 11:00:00 AM

When the sun wakes up in the west, and lays its head down in the east;
When they ordain Madelyn O’Hare, and she becomes a priest;
When a San Diego sailor comes home with no tattoo;
When the lights go on at Wrigley Field I’ll be coming home to you!

Chorus
But, don’t wait on me, Little Darlin’;
Lord, can’t you see, Little Darlin’;
I only go so far, then
No guarantee!
Don’t wait on me to win you.
That’s something I just can’t do.
Never have and don’t intend to.
Don’t wait on me!

When the wind don’t blow in Chicago, and L.A. is cold and clear;
When they unfurl Old Glory, and no one sheds a tear;
When my brother-in-law phones me, and the charges aren’t reversed;
When the cabbie don’t want a bigger tip, I’ll be sliding home from first!

Chorus

When you load up on a long-shot, and he wins by half a nose;
When the Fourth of July parade is called because of snow;
When the waiting room is empty, and the doc says “Come right in!”;
When Christmas comes before New Years, I’ll be coming home again!

Chorus

Don’t wait on me! Don’t wait on me! Don’t wait on me! Don’t wait on me!


Thanks to AgedWarrior@elmore.rr.com for submitting Don’t Wait On Me Lyrics.



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