Monday morning you sure look fine
Friday I got travelin' on my mind
First you love me and then you fade away
I can't go on believin' this way
I got nothing but love for you
Tell me what you really want to do
First you love me, then you get on down the line
But I don't mind, I don't mind, yeah

I'll be there if you want me to
No one else that could ever do
Got to get some peace in my mind

Monday morning you sure look fine
Friday I got travelin' on my mind
First you love me and then you say it's wrong
You know I can't go on believing for long

But you know it's true
You only want me when I get over you
First you love me, then you get on down the line
But I don't mind, no, I don't mind, yeah

I'll be there if you want me to
No one else that could ever do
Got to get some peace in my mind

But you know it's true
You know you only want me when I get over you
First you love me, then you get on down the line
But I don't mind, no, I don't mind, yeah

I'll be there if you want me to
No one else that could ever do
Got to get some peace in my mind


Lyrics submitted by oofus, edited by noelsguitar

Monday Morning Lyrics as written by Lindsey Buckingham

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    I imagine this was written back when Lindsey & Stevie were still struggling. He'd go off to play guitar for pay, while she stayed home and waited tables to pay the bills, prolly pissed as hell at being left out of the action.

    Stevie's view: "What the hell am I doing waiting tables while you go off and play? I'm supposed to be a star!" Lindsey: "Hey, I love you and I'm doing everything I can to get both of us there!" Hence, this song.

    The harmonies on this song create goose-bumps, and I think it's a perfect first track.

    bingoboyon July 09, 2017   Link
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    General Comment

    why has no one commented on this awesome song yet? anyway i think its about a guy thats always waitin on this girl, but the lyrics are pretty self explantory really. kinda story of my life at the moment, but roles reversed. im the girl but im gettin screwed over. not that any of you care...

    specialpatrolgroupon May 27, 2010   Link
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    My Interpretation

    There isn't another song to hand that captures womens light moodiness. I'll just float here and there, I love you, now I don't.

    'You must respect my viewpoints.'

    CodeMusicon June 26, 2019   Link

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