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The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding Lyrics


Sittin' in the mornin' sun
I'll be sittin' when the evenin' comes
Watchin' the ships roll in
Then I watch 'em roll away again

I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
Watchin' the tide, roll away
I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
Wastin' time

I left my home in Georgia
And I headed for the Frisco Bay
'Cause I've got nothin' to live for
Looks like nothin's gonna come my way, so

I'm just come sittin' on the dock of the bay
Watchin' the tide roll away
I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay, wastin' time

Looks like nothin's gonna change
Everything seems to stay the same
I can't do what ten people tell me to do
So I guess I'll remain the same

I'm sittin' here restin' my bones
And this loneliness won't leave me alone
This two thousand miles I roamed
Just to make this dock my home
Now I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay

Watchin' the tide roll away
Sittin' on the dock of the bay
I'm wastin' time

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: Steve Cropper, Otis Redding

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Luciano Cappellano

I was playing this and my girlfriend told me she thought I was "gonna play good music". This might be a bump in the road

Josh Wesley

Blasphemy

FleXMayz

Break up with her man

Cameron griffith

Hide the pain Luciano

Neelam Waseem

A bump in the road? She needs to hit the road

Frank Matthews

You should’ve immediately broke up with her.

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Chloe Dirks

My grandma just passed from dementia and blood cancer. This was the last song she wanted to hear before she passed... At least grandma was ballin will good music..lol

Michael Hubbard

I pray that God comforts and reveals the love he has for you in Jesus name

Adam

May she rest in peace

Fithi

I'm sorry to hear that homie. I hope you doing good. May your grandma rest in peace.

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