Meet On The Ledge

Album: What We Did On Our Holidays (1968)
  • We used to say "there'd come the day, we'd all be making songs
    Or finding better words" these ideas never lasted long

    The way is up along the road, the air is growing thin
    Too many friends who tried, blown off this mountain with the wind

    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna meet on the ledge
    When my time is up, I'm gonna see all my friends
    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna to meet on the ledge
    If you really mean it, it all comes around again

    Yet now I see, I'm all alone, but that's the only way to be
    You'll have your chance again, then you can do the work for me

    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna meet on the ledge
    When my time is up, I'm gonna see all my friends
    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna meet on the ledge
    If you really mean it, it all comes around again

    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna meet on the ledge
    When my time is up, I'm gonna see all my friends
    Meet on the ledge, we're gonna meet on the ledge
    If you really mean it, it all comes around again Writer/s: Richard John Thompson
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Warspite from Atlanta, Ga., UsaThe whole association with death thing is unusual. Unusual in the sense that as a 17 yr old RT never consciously meant the association. Nor do I see how the concept would pop up subconsciously in the mind of some teenager. This is, however, RT we are talking about.
  • David from Nottingham, United KingdomI want this song playing at my funeral. It is very special to those of us that have watched FC for many years and go to the Cropredy festival.
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