Image 01 Image 02 Image 03 Image 04 Image 05 Image 06 Image 07
Sign Up
Forgot Password?
Enter your password:

For ringtones, type song title, artist ot music style. For pictures, type a description:
   Most Popular!
 Pop - Dance
 Rap - Hip Hop
 R&B - Soul
 Heavy Metal
 TV Film
 Country - Folk
 80s - Oldies
 Anthems Patriotic
 Classical - Opera
 Sports - Football
 Name Tones
 Celebrity Tones
 Video Games
 Wake Up Tones
 Sound Effects
 Reggae & Ska

Like us on Facebook
Browse by Artist/Band:
0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Lyrics » J » Jim White » The Wound That Never Heals
The Wound That Never Heals
by Jim White
Print LyricsPRINT LYRICS Send it to a friendSEND IT TO A FRIEND Send it as ringtone to your cellphone SEND JIM WHITE

Long about an hour before sunrise
she drags his body down to the edge of the swollen river
wrapped in a red velvet curtain stolen from the movie theater where she works. Quiet as a whisper, under the stanchions of a washed-out bridge she cuts him loose...and watches as the flood waters spin him around once, then carry him away. Then she removes the golden ring upon her finger...and she throws it in. And I wonder; Baby why don't you cry? Baby why don't you... Baby why don't you cry? Three days later in a bar in southern Mississippi she meets a man by the name of Charles Lee. She introduces herself to him as "Lee Charles" "What a coincidence." he says...and one week later they are married. He wakes up one night six months down the line to find her staring at him in the oddest way. When he says, "Honey, what's wrong?" she says, "Oh nothing dear...except that tears are a stupid trick of God."
And by the time they find his body six weeks later... Well hell, she's a thousand miles away. And I wonder; Baby why don't you cry? Baby why don't you... Baby why don't you cry?
She runs from devils. She runs from angels. She runs from the ghost of her father and five different uncles. Blinded by their memory, seared by their pain, she'd like to kill 'em all...then kill 'em all again. She don't think much about what she's done or the funny feelings that she feels. No, she don't. To her it's just a condition she picked up as a child... a little thing she calls, "the wound that never heals", she calls it, "the wound that never heals" And I wonder; Baby why don't you cry? Baby why don't you...
Baby why don't you cry?


Subscribe to Ringophone newsletter:
Be the first to know about our new cool ringtones, get free stuff and other goodies!

Enter your email:

Ringtones    Cell Phone Games    Polyphonic    Mono    Logos    Wallpapers    Login    Help   Buy!

Top Downloads

Mobile Version:

Funny Status of the Day:
Clairvoyants meeting canceled due to unforeseen events.

Artist names for identification only supports the music composers
and pays copyright fees for all ringtone downloads.

About ringtone copyrights

Affiliate Program : Promote ringophone and make money.
2001-2018 by All Rights Reserved. Terms of use . Privacy Policy .

Sponsored links

Make Flash Menus in seconds
Realtime wav to MIDI converter
Convert your Table into an Electronic Drum Set
Get Song Lyrics
Slow Down Audio, Change Pitch and More
Create web Slide Shows of your photos