Sitting, Waiting, Wishing Lyrics - Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson In Between Dreams cover art
Credits
publisher: ©BUBBLE TOES PUBLISHING
writers: Jack Hody Johnson
release date: 2005-3-1
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Soft Rock/Pop Rock/Folk Rock
length: 3:04
producer: Mario Caldato Jr.
mixer: Mario Caldato Jr. and Robert Carranza
engineer: Mario Caldato Jr. and Robert Carranza
piano: Zach Gill
guitar family: Jack Johnson
lead vocals: Jack Johnson
composer: Jack Johnson
lyricist: Jack Johnson
Well I was sitting, waiting, wishing
You believed in superstitions
Then maybe you'd see the signs
The Lord knows that this world is cruel
I ain't the Lord, I'm just a fool
And in love with somebody don't make them love you

Must I always be waiting, waiting on you
Must I always be playing, playing your fool

I sang your songs, I danced your dance
I gave your friends all a chance
Putting up with them wasn't worth ever having you
Maybe you've been through this before
But it's my first time so please ignore
These next few lines because they're directed at you

I can't always be waiting, waiting on you
I can't always be playing, playing your fool

I keep playing your part
But it's not my scene
Want this plot to twist
I've had enough mystery
Keep building it up
Then shooting me down
But I'm already down

Just wait a minute
Just sitting, waiting
Just wait a minute
Just sitting, waiting

Well if I was in your position
I'd put down all my ammunition
I'd wonder why it had taken me so long
But the lord knows that I'm not you
And if I was I wouldn't be so cruel
Cause waitin' on love ain't so easy to do

Must I always be waiting, waiting on you
Must I always be playing, playing your fool



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Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 Better Together
  • 2 Never Know
  • 3 Banana Pancakes
  • 4 Good People
  • 5 No Other Way
  • 6 Sitting, Waiting, Wishing
  • 7 Staple It Together
  • 8 Situations
  • 9 Crying Shame
  • 10 If I Could
  • 11 Breakdown
  • 12 Belle
  • 13 Do You Remember
  • 14 Constellations