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Emmylou Harris – Didn't Leave Nothing But The Baby lyrics

Go to sleep you little baby

Go to sleep you little baby

Your momma's gone away and your daddy's gonna stay

Don't leave nobody but the baby

Go to sleep you little baby
Go to sleep you little baby
Everybody's gone in the cotton and the corn
Didn't leave nobody but the baby

Your sweet little baby

Your sweet little baby

Honey in the rock and the sugar don't stop

Gonna bring a bottle to the baby

Don't you weep pretty baby
Don't you weep pretty baby
She's long gone with her red shoes on
Gonna need another loving baby

Go to sleep little baby

Go to sleep little baby

You and me and the devil makes three

Don't need no other loving baby

Go to sleep you little baby
Go to sleep you little baby
Come and lay your bones on the alabaster stones

And be my ever loving baby



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/e/emmylou_harris/didnt_leave_nothing_but_the_baby_lyrics.html

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