She's just a nigh bird flyin' throught the night
Fly on
She's just a night bird making a midnight, midnight flight
Sail on, sail on
Well, she's flyin' down to me
But, 'til tomorrow got to set her free
Set her free

So all we got, baby, is one precious night
All we got is one precious night
Throw your blues and shoes and things
And lay it down under the bed
Just wrap me up in your beautiful wings,
Better hear what I say, yeah
Oh, carry me home
Please take me through your dreams
Inside your world I want to be

Until tomorrow no tears will be shed
Hold on 'til the sun gets out of bed
Hold on, hold on, baby
Fly on

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    General Commentagh no ones commented on this song? anyway, i love the beginning of this song, and i dont really know what its about, but just love this song
    wackydeli3on March 21, 2005   Link
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    General Commentawesome song
    jammin54on March 21, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis is a beautiful song. It sounds like it could be about a prostitute, or more likely given Jimi's lifestyle, a groupie. Either way the song is about some kind of one night stand. I dunno. Good vibes Jimi, good vibes.
    U915on February 19, 2008   Link
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    Song MeaningSounds like a prostitute or groupie who shows up for one-night-off's with the narrator.
    Joshua277456on May 21, 2014   Link

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