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Song for Eric

Lyrics by Tori Amos

I wait all day for my sailor,
And sometimes he comes.

See you over hill and dale.
Riding on the wind, I see.
You know me...
You know me like the nightingale.
"Oh... fair maiden,
I see you standing there."
Oh... will you hold me for just a fair time?
The tune is playing in the fair night.
I see you in my dreams.
Fair boy, your eyes haunt me.

"Song for Eric"
1994 - exact date unknown

"Song for Eric" performed on a harmonium
May 11, 1996 - New Haven, Connecticut

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