Lady of the Sea Lyrics

Seth Lakeman

publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Seth Lakeman
album: Track 2 in album Freedom Fields
release date: 2006-3-20
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk
length: 3:25

Cover Art

Seth Lakeman Freedom Fields cover art
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Out of the moonlight in the month of May,
This ship would take her last breath.
Her full mast it was draping,
Like a mermaid she was dressed.

Her lonely heart is setting free,
All her cares they went sailing out to sea.

All those people gathered round,
Flocked to view that lovely sight.
All young maidens came to town,
They waved her out into the night.

She tried to clear the rocks with swelling
The ocean beat her everytime,
And with a crack her body failed.
Sea engulfed and filled our eyes.

When the news returned to the town,
Every maid sat on the pier,
With lovers lost and fathers never found,
For now that mermaid`s dressed in tears.

Her lonely heart has set us free,
As all our prayers they went sailing out to
You can hear her calling,
Now that mermaid`s dressed in tears

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 The Charmer
  • 2 Lady of the Sea
  • 3 Childe the Hunter
  • 4 The White Hare
  • 5 The Colliers
  • 6 King and Country
  • 7 The Setting of the Sun
  • 8 Take No Rogues
  • 9 1643
  • 10 The Riflemen of War
  • 11 The Band of Gold
  • 12 The Final Lot