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Cry Of The Whippoorwill

Rhonda Vincent

 

 

<CHORUS>

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††††††††† Now listen close and you can hear

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††††††††† Their mournful cries ring through the darkness

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††††††††† Lovers lost and all alone; Spirits to forever roam

 

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1. Like a night birdís wail when the wind is still; The sound of a river and a whippoorwill

2. Itís a bitter wind that sings their song; ĎBout a love so right and yet so wrong

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1. Like the driving rain on a roof of tin; Her words of love call out to him

2. And promised hearts where passions dwell; No one can see, no one can tell

 

1. <TURNAROUND>

2. <CHORUS>

 

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1. In the chill of a night thru the falling show; Two hearts run wild, nowhere to go

2. Souls lost in time, they were never found; Frozen in silence on the cold hard ground

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1. Crossing hills and valleys wide; To meet once more on the other side

2. Forever one, forever free; Wrapped in the arms of eternity