O Peggy Gordon, You are my darling
Come sit you down upon my knee
And tell to me the very reason
Why I am slighted so by thee

I am so deep in love that I can't deny it
My heart lies smothered in my breast
But it's not for you to let the whole world know it
A troubled mind can find no rest

I leaned myself on a cask of brandy
It was my fancy, I do declare
For when I'm drinking, I'm always thinking
Wishing Peggy Gordon was here

I wished I was in a lonesome valley
Where womankind cannot be found
And the pretty little birds do change their voices
And every moment a different sound

I wish I was away in Ingo
Far away across the briny sea
Sailing over deepest waters
Where love nor care never trouble me
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Peggy Gordon Lyrics

Sinead O'Connor – Peggy Gordon Lyrics

Songwriters: SINEAD O'CONNOR, DONAL LUNNY, CORA VENUS LUNNY, SHARON TERESA SHANNON, STEPHEN PATRICK WICKHAM, ROB O'GEIBHEANNAIGH, . DP
Peggy Gordon lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.

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