"Bye Bye Blackbird" as written by Mort Dixon and Ray Henderson....
Pack up all my cares and woe, here I go, singing low,
Bye-bye Blackbird.

Where somebody waits for me, sugar's sweet, so is she,
Bye-bye Blackbird.

No one here can love and understand me.
Oh, what hard-luck stories they all hand me.

Make my bed and light the light
I'll arrive late tonight,
Blackbird, Bye-bye.

Lyrics submitted by Golgotha

"Bye Bye Blackbird" as written by Ray Henderson Mort Dixon

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., RAY HENDERSON MUSIC CO., INC.

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    General CommentI just watched King Kong (only it was Martha Wainwright who sang this, I think) , this song was in there. So sad... :(
    Nosdravdeon December 17, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI believe it's a song about death, but I could be wrong (as usual).
    6GUNSALLYon December 19, 2011   Link

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