SOUNDTRACKS: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #

ARTISTS: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #







All lyrics are the property and copyright of their owners. All lyrics provided for educational purposes only.

Peggy Gordon Lyrics by Sinead O'Connor 



Peggy Gordon by Sinead O'Connor


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

I'm so in love I can't deny it
My heart lies smothered in my breast
It's not for you to let the world know it
A troubled mind can know no rest

I did put my head to a cask of brandy
It was my fancy I do declare
For when I'm drinking I am thinking
And wishing Peggy Gordon was here

I wish I was away in Ingo
Far across the briny sea
Sailing o'er the deepest ocean
Where love nor care never bother me

I wish I was in some lonesome valley
Where womankind can not be found
Where the pretty small birds do change their voices
And every moment a different sound

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