Black Peter

Album: Workingman's Dead (1970)
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  • All of my friends come to see me last night
    I was laying in my bed and dying
    Annie Beauneu from Saint Angel
    Say "the weather down here so fine"

    Just then the wind came squalling through the door
    But who can the weather command
    Just want to have a little peace to die
    And a friend or two I love at hand

    Fever roll up to a hundred and five
    Roll on up, gonna roll back down
    One more day I find myself alive
    Tomorrow maybe go beneath the ground

    See here how everything
    Lead up to this day
    And it's just like any other day
    That's ever been
    Sun going up and then
    The sun going down
    Shine through my window
    And my friends they come around
    Come around, come around

    The people might know, but the people don't care
    That a man can be as poor as me
    Take a look at poor Peter, he's lying in pain
    Now let's come run and see
    Run and see
    Run and see
    Run, run and see, and see Writer/s: JOHN BARLOW, ROBERT HALL WEIR
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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Comments: 1

  • Pearly Baker-best from FenerioI thought Robert hunter & Jerry Garcia wrote this song?!?! So y is Barlow & weir credited?!?
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