Fairport Convention - Meet on the Ledge Lyrics

Fairport Convention What We Did on Our Holidays cover art
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We used to say that 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

[Chorus]
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 round 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

[Chorus: x2]
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Fotheringay
  • 2 Mr. Lacey
  • 3 Book Song
  • 4 The Lord Is in This Place
  • 5 No Man's Land
  • 6 I'll Keep It With Mine
  • 7 Eastern Rain
  • 8 Nottamun Town
  • 9 Tale in Hard Time
  • 10 She Moves Through the Fair
  • 11 Meet on the Ledge
  • 12 End of a Holiday


  • Credits
    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: R Thompson
    album: Track 11 in album What We Did on Our Holidays
    release date: 1969-1
    popularity : 417 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Classic Rock
    length: 2:51
    composer: Richard Thompson
    Album Information
    label: Island
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin