Glen Campbell - "By The Time I Get To Phoenix"

By The Time I Get To Phoenix

Writer: Jimmy Webb

(verse 1)

By the time I get to Phoenix,
She'll be rising,
She'll find my note I left hanging,
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On her door, She'll laugh when she reads the part,
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That says i'm leaving, Cause I left that girl,
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So many times before,

(verse 2)

By the time I make Albuquerque,
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She'll be working, She'll probably stop at lunch,
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And give me a call, But she'll just hear that phone,
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Keep on ringing, Off the wall that's all,

(verse 3)

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By the time I make Oklahoma, She'll be sleeping,
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She'll turn softly, And call my name out low,
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She'll cry just to think, I'd really leave her,
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Tho' time and time, I've tried to tell her so,
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She just didn't know, I would really go