add artist photo
Weeping Willows
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Weeping Willows

By The River lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Weeping Willows – By The River lyrics

These streets are deserted
Black asphalt and rain
Behind the drawn curtains the homes look the same
I've been here too long and I don't belong
No one cares about the man whose head hangs down
No one hears the cries of the man about to drown
This town is soaked in silence
A quiet threat of violence
And here I am
By the river
I'm down by the river
I stand by the water with the light of the moon
A road made of silver
Am I leaving too soon?
I've been here too long and I don't belong
No one cares

Lyrics taken from

  • Email
  • Correct


      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements, writing song meaning or creating lyrics explanation.