Song Lyric Sunday – Tequila Sunrise – The Eagles

I was happy to learn that this week’s prompt was DRINK!

The first thing I thought of was Tequila Sunrise by one of my favorite bands, The Eagles.

In response to Helen Vahdati’s Song Lyric Sunday – Drink

Tequila Sunrise

It’s another tequila sunrise
Starin’ slowly ‘cross the sky said goodbye
He was just a hired hand
Workin’ on the dreams he planned to try
The days go by

Ev’ry night when the sun goes down
Just another lonely boy in town
And she’s out runnin’ ’round

She wasn’t just another woman
And I couldn’t keep from comin’ on
It’s been so long
Oh and it’s a hollow feelin’ when
It comes down to dealin’ friends
It never ends

Take another shot of courage
Wonder why the right words never come
You just get numb
It’s another tequila sunrise

This old world
Still looks the same,
Another frame, mmm

Writer/s: GLENN FREY, DON HENLEY
Publisher: Cass County Music / Wisteria Music / Privet Music, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, Red Cloud Music
Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  16 comments for “Song Lyric Sunday – Tequila Sunrise – The Eagles

  1. August 5, 2018 at 10:16 am

    This is really a beautiful song.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 11:35 am

      It certainly is 😊

  2. August 5, 2018 at 11:30 am

    Great choice! I love the Eagles and this song.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 11:33 am

      Thanks Paula. One of my faves 😊

  3. August 5, 2018 at 1:02 pm

    More “lite rawk” goodness!

  4. paeansunplugged
    August 5, 2018 at 2:38 pm

    Love this one!

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 2:58 pm

      Me too …. memories!

  5. August 5, 2018 at 5:57 pm

    Ah, the Eagles. You can’t go wrong by choosing an Eagles song. I miss Glenn Frey.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 6:05 pm

      Yes such a sweet sounding voice. RIP Glenn

  6. August 5, 2018 at 8:42 pm

    Wow! I have just been transported back in time. The Eagles were such a part of my earlier single life! Car doors open on a hot, summer’s night by the local lake blasting out the Eagles’ hits!

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 8:47 pm

      Sitting on the porch drinking a beer …. I get it 😊 That’s what I remember when I hear The Eagles

  7. August 5, 2018 at 11:07 pm

    You win the Internet! LOL! One of my favs! Thanks for posting!

    • Christine Bolton
      August 5, 2018 at 11:11 pm

      No you, you, you! Lol😊

  8. August 12, 2018 at 2:04 pm

    This is such a classic! I love it and the Eagles in general. Thanks for sharing!

    • Christine Bolton
      August 12, 2018 at 3:06 pm

      Thank you for hosting such s great prompt Helen 😊

      • August 12, 2018 at 3:20 pm

        I’m so happy you’re enjoying it! 😉

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