10,000 Maniacs - Like the Weather Lyrics

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The color of the sky as far as I can see is coal grey. Lift my head from the pillow and then fall again. With a shiver in my bones just thinking about the weather. A quiver in my lips as if I might cry. Well by the force of will my lungs are filled and so I breathe. Lately it seems this big bed is where I never leave. Shiver in my bones just thinking about the weather. Quiver in my voice as I cry, "What a cold and rainy day. Where on earth is the sun hid away." I hear the sound of a noon bell chime. Now I'm far behind. You've put in 'bout half a day while here I lie with a shiver in my bones just thinking about the weather. A quiver in my lip as if I might cry, "What a cold and rainy day. Where on earth is the sun hid away?"
Do I need someone here to scold me or do I need someone who'll grab and pull me out of this four poster dull torpor pulling downward. For it is such a long time since my better days. I say my prayers nightly this will pass away.
The color of the sky is grey as I can see through the blinds. Lift my head from the pillow and then fall again with a shiver in my bones just thinking about the weather. A quiver in my voice as I cry, "What a cold and rainy day. Where on earth is the sun hid away?" I shiver, quiver, and try to wake

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 What’s the Matter Here?
  • 2 Hey Jack Kerouac
  • 3 Like the Weather
  • 4 Cherry Tree
  • 5 The Painted Desert
  • 6 Don’t Talk
  • 7 Peace Train
  • 8 Gun Shy
  • 9 My Sister Rose
  • 10 A Campfire Song
  • 11 City of Angels
  • 12 Verdi Cries


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Dorothy Fields, Jerome Kern
    album: Track 3 in album In My Tribe
    release date: 1987-7-7
    popularity : 117 users have visited this page.
    length: 3:57
    producer: Peter Asher
    drums: Jerome Augustyniak
    vocal: Natalie Merchant
    mixer: George Massenburg and Frank Wolf
    recorded by: George Massenburg
    electric bass guitar: Steven Gustafson
    keyboard: Dennis Drew
    additional engineer: Sharon Rice
    percussion: Jerome Augustyniak
    assistant engineer: Shep Lonsdale and Duane Seykora
    assistant producer: Edd Kolakowski
    pedal steel guitar & mandolin & guitars: Robert Buck
    Album Information
    label: Elektra
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075596073820
    script: Latin