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Meet Me In Memphis
Written by: Jimmy Buffett & Mike Utley
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Floridays (1986)

Lyrics:
He’s hold up down on Ramrod Key in the Tavernier Hotel
Livin’ out his loneliness like an oyster in a shell
By days he pulls the trap lines
By night he lives alone
Don’t really feel like company it’s just him and his fridge
And his phone

(CHORUS)
Meet Me In Memphis that’s where I’ll be
I’m by the river please come back to me
Meet Me In Memphis my wild days are through
And nothin’ replaces me next to you

He’s been there since she ran away
She said, “She needs some space”
Occasionally she still calls collect
From some god forsaken place

Then one day a letter came
Postmarked Tennessee
And the envelope scent
And the postage spent
Well it lit up her old memory

(CHORUS)
Meet Me In Memphis that’s what she said
Too much for a letter please come here instead
Meet Me In Memphis my wild days are through
Still nothing replaces me next to you

(INSTRUMENTAL)

I know she could break my heart again
But I’m gonna play and I’m gonna win
Where Otis would play
Da da da dock of the bay

Meet Me In Memphis that’s where I’ll be
I’m by the river you’re by the sea
(Oh please) Meet Me in Memphis my wild days are through
Still nothing replaces me next to you.

Shows Played At:
08-23-2016: First Niagara Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
08-20-2016: Xfinity Center – Mansfield, MA
06-25-2016: Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – Tinley Park, IL
06-23-2016: Klipsch Music Center – Indianapolis, IN
06-21-2016: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
06-18-2016: DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
06-16-2016: House of Blues – Chicago, IL
06-04-2016: Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Houston, TX
05-31-2016: The Wharf Amphitheatre – Orange Beach, AL
05-26-2016: Ascend Amphitheatre – Nashville, TN
05-23-2016: Austin City Limits Live – Austin, TX
02-20-2002: TD Waterhouse Centre – Orlando, FL
02-18-2002: Ice Palace – Tampa, FL
02-16-2002: National Car Rental Center – Ft Lauderdale, FL
02-14-2002: Leon County Civic Center – Tallahassee, FL
11-16-2001: Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
11-14-2001: OSU Value Center Arena – Columbus, OH
11-12-2001: The Palace of Auburn Hills – Auburn Hills, MI
11-10-2001: Target Center – Minneapolis, MN
11-07-2001: Jefferson County Coliseum – Birmingham, AL
11-05-2001: Philips Arena – Atlanta, GA
09-29-2001: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
09-27-2001: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
09-25-2001: Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN
09-08-2001: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
09-06-2001: Tweeter Center Philadelphia – Camden, NJ
09-04-2001: Post Gazette Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
09-01-2001: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
08-30-2001: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
08-27-2001: Blossom Music Center – Cuyahoga Falls, OH
06-05-2001: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
06-02-2001: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
05-31-2001: Fiddlers Green – Denver, CO
05-28-2001: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
05-26-2001: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
05-24-2001: Coors Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
05-22-2001: Desert Sky Pavilion – Phoenix, AZ
04-27-1995: The Pyramid – Memphis, TN
09-21-1994: The Woodlands – Houston, TX
06-19-1994: Popular Creek Music Theatre – Hoffman Estates, IL
08-06-1991: Mud Island Amphitheatre – Memphis, TN
08-08-1987: Southern Star Amphitheatre – Houston, TX
07-04-1987: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
06-30-1987: Springfield Civic Center – Springfield, MA
06-07-1987: Kings Dominion – Doswell, VA
11-16-1986: OConnell Center – Gainesville, FL
08-12-1986: Six Flags Over Texas – Arlington, TX
Number of Shows: 47