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Johnny Cash Lyrics
"So Doggone Lonesome"

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I do my best to hide this lowdown feelin'
I try to make believe there's nothin' wrong
But they're always askin' me about you darlin'
And it hurts me so to tell 'em that you're gone

If they ask me, I guess, I'd be denyin'
That I've been unhappy all alone
But if they heard my heart they'd hear it cryin'
Where's my darlin' when's she comin' home

I ask myself a million times what's right for me to do
To try to lose my blues alone or hang around for you
Well I make it pretty good until that moon comes shinin' through
And that I get so doggone lonesome

Time stands still when you're a waitin'
Sometimes I think my heart is stoppin' too
One lonely hour seems forever
Sixty minutes more to wait for you

But I guess I'll keep waitin' till you're with me
'Cause I believe that lovin' you is right
But I don't care if the sun don't rise tomorrow
If I can't have you with me tonight

Well I know, I'll keep on loving you 'cause true love can't be killed
I ought to get you off of my mind but I guess I never will
I could have a dozen others but I know, I'd love you still
'Cause I get so doggone lonesome
This song is from the album "Sun Years", "Don't Take Your Guns To Town", "With His Hot And Blue Guitar", "Troubadour", "Storyteller", "Complete Sun Masters", "All Aboard The Blue Train/original Sun Sound Of Johnny Cash/sings", "I Walk The Line", "This Is Gold", "Get Rhythm", "The Man In Black Vol. 1: 1954-1958", "100 Hits Legends-Johnny Cash", "Country Legend", "Ep Collection", "Vol. 1 & 2: Original Golden Hits", "Man In Black 1954-58", "Man In Black 2: 1959-62", "Now Here's Johnny Cash", "Original Sun Albums: Complete Collection", "Original Sun Albums: Complete Collection", "Original Sun Albums: Complete Collection", "Essential Sun Collection", "Johnny Cash", "Forever Johnny Cash", "Great", "Johnny Cash - 54 Great Performances", "Johnny Cash Collection Bonus Dvd Pride Of Jesse Hallam", "8 Classic Albums", "Legends Collection", "Sings I Walk The Line/sings Folsom Prison Blues", "Up Through The Years 1955-1957", "20 Greatest Hits", "Bootleg Volume 3: Live Around The World", "Louisiana Hayride: Live Recordings", "Rebel", "I May Be Wrong (Lonely This Christmas Version)" and "Cash Sings Cash".