She’s Leaving Song Lyrics and Chords

Jim Ed Brown and Helen Cornelius

She's Leavin' (Bonnie, Please Don't Go)

 

She’s Leaving Song Lyrics and Chords by Jim Ed Brown

 

She’s Leaving
Recorded by Jim Ed Brown
Written by Kevin Johnson
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She’s leaving she’s  
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leaving 
 
 
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she’s on the ship now and  
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leaving
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Standing by the gateway tossing  
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streamers over my way
 
I  
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find it kinda hard be
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lieving
 
Deceiving  
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deceiving 
 
 
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my subtle game of  
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deceiving
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Standing here and waving blowing  
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kisses and behaving
 
Like it  
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doesn’t matter much to see her  
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leaving
 
I don’t know what I don’t know who I don’t know  
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where she’s going  
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to
 
I only know she’s going out of my  
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life

Across the sea a waving hands and Colonel Billy’s farewell band

 
I watch the disappearing face of my  
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wife
 
And I’m doing all I can to hide the  
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sad confusion in my  
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mind
 
And brace myself with every trick I  
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know

And though my lips are beating time to the words of Auld Lang Syne

 
My voice keeps on defying crying Bonnie please don’t  
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go
 
Oh that fool in me  
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persuading me to  
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hide the broken pieces of my  
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dignity
 
When a  
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simple reassuring word just to  
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reach out and comfort her
 
Was  
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all I had to say to keep her  
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here with me
Repeat #3,4,1,2,1

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song She’s Leaving?
– The song She’s Leaving was sang by Jim Ed Brown.

 

Who is Jim Ed Brown?
– James Edward Brown (April 1, 1934 – June 11, 2015) was an American country singer-songwriter who achieved fame in the 1950s with his two sisters as a member of the Browns. He later had a successful solo career from 1965 to 1974, followed by a string of major duet hits with fellow country music vocalist Helen Cornelius, through 1981. Brown was also the host of the Country Music Greats Radio Show, a syndicated country music program from Nashville, Tennessee.

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