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Eagle-Eye Cherry

Save Tonight

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play Go on and   the  
play 'Cause all we   is candlelight
play You and me, and a   of wine
play To   you tonight (oh)

play Well we know I'm going  
play And how I wish - I wish it weren't so
play So take this   and drink with me
play And let's   our  

play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone
play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone

play There's a   on the  
play And it   like me for you
play Tomorrow comes with one  
play To   me away (ohh it's true)

play It ain't   to say good-bye
play Darlin' please, don't start to  
play 'Cause girl you know I've got to go (oh)
play And Lord I wish it wasn't so

play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone
play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone

play Tomorrow comes to take me away
play I wish that I, that I could stay
play But girl you know I've got to go (oh)
play And Lord I wish wasn't so

play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone
play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone
play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone
play Save tonight and fight the break of dawn
play Come tomorrow - tomorrow I'll be gone

play Tomorrow I'll be gone
play Tomorrow I'll be gone

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The song is about a couple who is trying to make the most of their last night together. Apparently the guy is going away for a while and the thought of separation is agonizing for both of them. So he's singing about how important their last night is together and that he's almost hoping that tomorrow never comes because he doesn't want to be separated from his lover.

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Tree trunk segment


take me away

to make someone leave a place and go with you

  1. Police came in the night and took him away.

misery

feeling of unhappiness

  1. Richard's friends threw him a party to distract him from his misery.