Roy Orbison — Blue Bayou lyrics

I feel so bad Ive got a worried mind
Im so lonesome all the time
Since I left my baby behind on blue bayou

Saving nickels, saving dimes, working till the sun don't shine
Looking forward to happier times on blue bayou
Im going back some day come what may to blue bayou
Where you sleep all day and the catfish play on blue bayou

All those fishing boats with their sails afloat if I could only see
That familiar sunrise through sleepy eyes, how happy I'd be

Go to see my baby again
And to be with some of my friends
Maybe I'd be happy then on blue bayou

Im going back some day, gonna stay on blue bayou
Where the folks are fine and the world is mine on blue bayou
Oh, that girl of mine by my side the silver moon and the evening tide
Oh, some sweet day gonna take away this hurtin inside
Ill never be blue, my dreams come true on blue bayou
[ Lyrics from: http://www.lyricsty.com/roy-orbison-blue-bayou-lyrics.html ]

Songwriters: HILLMAN, CHRISTOPHER / PARSONS, GRAM
Blue Bayou lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Roy Orbison Music Company, R-Key Darkus, Orbi-Lee Music, Barbara Orbison Music Company, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC