Kategori: Greg Brown

Waiting On You

Waiting On You Waiting on you waiting on youIs about all i doAnother night another dayI’m waiting on you& i don’t know why iKeep waiting on you Make up your mind make up your mindWhy don’t youIt’d be kind it’d be...

The Chimney Sweeper

The Chimney Sweeper When my mother died I was very young,And my father sold me while yet my tongueCould scarcely cry ‘Weep! weep! weep! weep!So your chimneys I sweep, and in soot I sleep. There’s little Tom Dacre, who cried when...

Four Wet Pigs

Four Wet Pigs Here’s a little song about four wet pigs,Just a little song about four wet pigs.Two are little, two are big,They’re all dancin’ at the Mudtown Jig. The two that’re little, little as an ear of corn,Two that’re big...

Where Is Maria

Where Is Maria There’s a sweated-through shirt thrown over a chairAn old photo of Anna Magnani in her underwearThere’s an old dog barking at a brand new moonAnd a sign in every window sayin’ “Be Back Soon” But where is maria?...

Jesus & Elvis

Jesus & Elvis Jesus had some water, said “Wine’d be better yet”.Elvis picked up a guitar and made all women wet. Elvis he died young – Jesus he died younger.Elvis died of too much – Jesus died of hunger. Jesus sang...

Walking The Beans

Walking The Beans Last fall it was dry, oh my, oh my,You could ask the smartweed; maybe the smartweed knows why.And then Mr. Corn Borer, he brought his whole family,And they laid the corn low when it got windy.Well now there’s...