Bob Seger If I Were a Carpenter cover

If I Were a Carpenter
by Bob Seger
Lyrics and Meaning


If I Were a Carpenter Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
If I were a carpenter and you were a lady
Would you marry me anyway?
Would you have my baby?
Verse 2
If I worked my hands in wood
I wonder would you still love me?
I say yes, I would, I'll put you above me
That's what I want you to say
Verse 3
And would you save my love from loneliness
Would you save my love from sorrow, if you would
I give you my onlyness, girl and all of my tomorrows
Verse 4
If a tinker were my trade, would you still find me?
Carrying the pots and the pans that I made
Walking along the highway
That long lonely highway
Verse 5
If I was a carpenter, and you were a lady
And I was just a carpenter
Instead of a rock and roll star
Just a carpenter, a carpenter, a carpenter

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