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The Wind Cries Mary
Written by: Jimi Hendrix
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Live in Auburn, WA (2003)

After all the jacks are in their boxes
And the clowns have all gone to bed
You can hear happiness staggering on down the street
Footsteps dressed in red
And the wind whispers Mary

A broom is drearily sweeping
Up the broken pieces of yesterday's life
Somewhere a queen is weeping
Somewhere a king has no wife
And the wind cries Mary

The traffic lights turn blue tomorrow
And shine the emptyness down on my bed
The tiny island sags downstream
Cause the life that lived is dead
And the wind screams Mary

Will the wind ever remember
The names it has blown in the past
With its crutch, its old age, and its wisdom
It whispers no, this will be the last
And the wind cries Mary

Shows Played At:
10-20-2005: Fillmore Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
12-08-2004: Theatre for the Performing Arts – New Orleans, LA
09-16-2003: White River Amphitheatre – Auburn, WA
Number of Shows: 3