Khe Sanh Lyrics

Cold Chisel

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
album: Track 2 in album Cold Chisel
release date: 1978-4-24
popularity : 19 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Blues
styles: Classic Rock/Rock & Roll
length: 4:10
composer: Don Walker
lyricist: Don Walker

Album Information

label: wea
country(area): Australia
format: CD
script: Latin

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Lyrics

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I left my heart to the sappers round Khe Sanh
And my soul was sold with my cigarettes to the black market man
I've had the Vietnam cold turkey
From the ocean to the Silver City
And it's only other vets could understand

About the long forgotten dockside guarantees
How there were no V-day heroes in 1973
How we sailed into Sydney Harbor
Saw an old friend but couldn't kiss her
She was lined, and I was home to the lucky land

And she was like so many more from that time on
Their lives were all so empty, till they found their chosen one
And their legs were often open

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Juliet
  • 2 Khe Sanh
  • 3 Home and Broken Hearted
  • 4 One Long Day
  • 5 Northbound
  • 6 Rosaline
  • 7 Daskarzine
  • 8 Just How Many Times