Broken Toys Song Lyrics

Jerry Jeff Walker

Jerry Jeff Walker Mr. Bojangles cover art
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There's not much to say for what was mine today
But when tomorrow comes, I'll make my way
Had planned to build a dream or two today
But everything I tried turned out mistakes
Won't stay down long, tomorrow is my day

Casting nets catch dreams; try for what seems to be
Bend that willow round and shape things as I see
Finding that some cards are drifting in the sea
And no matter how I play them, they'll trick me
That was his day, tomorrow I'll be free

Today played unfair; left me hung up, nowhere
And though it tries to break me I don't care
Tried to bring my ship in tow to land somewhere

Track Listing

  • 1 Gypsy Songman
  • 2 Mr. Bojangles
  • 3 Little Bird
  • 4 I Makes Money (Money Don't Make Me)
  • 5 Round and Round
  • 6 I Keep Changin'
  • 7 Maybe Mexico
  • 8 Broken Toys
  • 9 The Ballad of the Hulk
  • 10 My Old Man


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Jerry Jeff Walker
    album: Track 8 in album Mr. Bojangles
    release date: 1968
    popularity : 63 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country Rock/Country
    length: 3:26

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin