Southbound Train Lyrics

Nanci Griffith

credits


publisher: ©Peermusic Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Julie Gold
album: Track 4 in album Flyer
release date: 1994-9-13
popularity : 28 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk
length: 4:32

Album Information

label: Elektra Entertainment
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 075596168120
script: Latin

Cover Art

Nanci Griffith Flyer cover art

Lyrics

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I'm sitting on a southbound train
Staring at the sky
I'm thinking of my childhood
And I'm trying not to cry
While a stranger sleeps against me
And it feels like I'm his wife
Towns and cities flutter past
Like the pages of my life
My heart is on the baggage rack
It's heavy as can be

I wish that I could find someone
Who would carry it for me
Just to pay it some attention
And to handle it with care

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The Flyer
  • 2 Nobody's Angel
  • 3 Say It Isn't So
  • 4 Southbound Train
  • 5 These Days in an Open Book
  • 6 Time of Inconvenience
  • 7 Don't Forget About Me
  • 8 Always Will
  • 9 Going Back to Georgia
  • 10 Talk to Me While I'm Listening
  • 11 Fragile
  • 12 On Grafton Street
  • 13 Anything You Need But Me
  • 14 Goodnight to a Mother's Dream
  • 15 This Heart