I'm sitting here in the boring room
It's just another rainy sunday afternoon
I'm wasting my time
I've got nothing to do
I'm hanging around, I'm waiting for you
But nothing ever happens
And I wonder

I'm driving around in my car
I'm driving to fast, I'm driving to far
I'd like to change my point of view
I feel so lonely, I'm waiting for you
But nothing ever happens
And I wonder

I wonder how, I wonder why
Yesterday you told me about the blue blue sky
And all that I can see is just a yellow lemon tree
I'm turning my head up and down
I'm turnin' turnin' turnin' turnin' turnin' around
And all that I can see is just another lemon tree

Da da da da da di rub da
da ra ra ra di rub da
da ra ra ra du rub da
dab di di dum

I'm sitting here I missed the part
I'd like to go out taking a shawl?
But there's a heavy cloud inside my head
I feel so tired put myself into bed
Well nothing ever happens
And I wonder

Is not good for me
I don't want to sit on a lemon tree

I'm stepping around in the desert of joy
Maybe any how I'll get another toy
And everything will happen
And you wonder

I wonder how
I wonder why
Yesterday you told me about the blue blue sky
And all that I can see is just another lemon tree
I'm turning my head up and down(aaaaaaaahhhh aaaahhh)
I'm turnin' turnin' turnin' turnin' turnin' around (aaaaaahhh aaaaahhhh)
And all that I can see is just another lemon tree

And I wonder, wonder
I wonder how (aaaahhh aaaahh)
I wonder why (aaaahhh aaaahh)
Yesterday you told me about the blue blue sky
And all that I can see (dub dub dub)
And all that I can see
Dub Dub Dub
And all that I can see
Is just a yellow lemon tree.

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    Blind meon doesn't even sing this... it's a fool's garden song...not blind melon deffinately!

    offdutyninja17on March 10, 2006   Link
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    i know rite but they sound like BLindlemonn thouhg!

    Negrumon September 29, 2008   Link
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    It doesn't sound like them at all. Great song, but just not Blind Melon.

    molliebbyon December 15, 2008   Link
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    anyone who thinks this band sounds like blind melon clearly can't tell the difference between american and british accents. i find that odd, anybody else?

    FreeJigsawEarthon April 27, 2010   Link
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    i didnt think this was blind melon! downloaded it on limewire with it saying so but i didnt think it sounded like shannon... still a good song though

    anderson2657on June 20, 2010   Link
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    There are some verbs which are repeated more than twice in Lemon Tree. How does it influence the tone of the song?

    elizangmeichunon March 24, 2012   Link

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