Bill Monroe, Bill Monroe and The Bluegrass Boys Midnight on the Stormy Deep cover

Midnight on the Stormy Deep
by &

Midnight on the Stormy Deep Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
It was midnight on the stormy deep
My solitary watch I'd keep
And think of her I'd left behind
And ask if she'd be true and kind
Verse 2
I never shall forget the day
That I was forced to go away
In silence there my head she'd rest
And pressed me to her loving breast
Verse 3
Oh Willy don't go back to sea
There's other girls as good as me
But none can love you true as I
Pray don't go where the bullets fly
Verse 4
The deep deep sea may us divide
And I may be some other's bride
But still my thoughts will sometime times stray
To thee when thou art far away
Verse 5
I never have proved false to thee
The heart I gave was true as time
But you have proven untrue to me
I can no longer call thee mine
Verse 6
Then fare-thee-well I'd rather make
My home upon some icy lake
Where the southern sun refused to shine
Then to trust a love so false as thine

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind


What's Your Interpretation?

No Thoughts or Song Meanings Yet

Be the first to leave a thought.

Related Blog Posts