"Baby Come on Home" as written by and Jimmy Page Bert Berns....
There was a time I used to call you on my very own
We were so happy, woman, talkin' for hours and hours on the telephone
Then one day I set you up to walk right outta my life
Leavin' me all by myself, all alone, to cry every night
(Babe, babe, babe, babe, oh)
Oh, I want you to come back home, yeah
(Oh yeah)
Sweet little girl
(You been gone so long)
You've been away so long
Now listen to me
I said I made up my mind, woman when you left me there, oh
I was gonna find another sweet lover who's gonna feel all of my, all of my, all
Of my cares

So I met a sweet little girl just about as nice as she could be, oh
I fell in love with that woman but she turned around, and did the same thing
Again to me, whoa

(Babe, babe, babe)
Oh baby, baby, please come home, home
(Come on home) home, yeah, it's alright
(Oh yeah) I know
(Ya been gone too long) been away so long
(Babe, babe, babe) I want you to please come home, oh
(Oh yeah, ya been gone too long)
So I made up my mind
I gonna crawl right back to you woman
I'm gonna plead and plead and plead, yeah
'Til you're here by my side
I can't even walk down the same old streets we used to walk down
Cause I keep thinking about all the good times
Keep thinkin' about it
I want to make you mine
Oh, babe
(Babe, babe, babe)
Babe, babe, babe, please
(Come on home)
Please come home, yeah
(Oh yeah, ya been gone too long)
I want you to oh oh
(Babe, babe, babe come on home)
I want you to come back running home to me woman
(Oh yeah)
I want you to think about when we walk through the trees together
(Ya been gone too long)
You know we had such a real good time
Whoa, here they come
(Babe, babe, babe, come on home)
I believe it's always calling
Do you feel the brown leaf against your face you ought to sing and shout
(Oh yeah)

Lyrics submitted by kevin, edited by Mellow_Harsher

"Baby Come on Home" as written by Robert Plant Jimmy Page

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    General Commentmakes me miss ma matty:-(
    jimmysgirlon May 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentsomewhat obvious meaning here
    Royal0rleanson October 16, 2004   Link
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    General Commenti cant believe only 2 has commented this song! this song is so expressive it makes me wanna cry. good job led zeppelin!
    Aleeshaon December 20, 2005   Link
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    General CommentWhat Album?
    JosephWolfon January 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentRecorded in 1968, it was only included on the version of Coda in the Complete Studio Recordings boxed set.
    sarevokon January 17, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThank you,
    It's really hard to have all the albums but miss about three songs because you don't have the box set.
    JosephWolfon March 12, 2006   Link
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    General CommentGreat song, I have a live version that is spectacular. Awsome improvised midsection. Great blues cover
    EmporerEzekeilon March 18, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis song has such a cool feeling to it. Just rips my heart out everytime I hear Plant sing, "But she turned around, and did the same thing again to me..."
    elw1315on June 15, 2006   Link
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    General CommentOMG... this song... oo... yea elw115... same thing.. one of my FAVORITE songs of all time, i don't know how it didn't make it
    EmporerEzekeilon June 23, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIt's awful such a great song didn't make an album, but if you have the Complete Studio Recordings set, it's on Coda.

    Great, great song.
    Black Mountain Sideon April 07, 2007   Link

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