Eli's Comin' – Laura Nyro
Genre Pop

LYRIC
Eli's Comin'

Intro

Eli's comin'
Eli's comin' [Eli's a-comin'
Well, you better hide your heart
Your lovin' heart
Eli's a-comin' and the cards say
Broken heart, a broken heart

Chorus

Eli's comin', hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', hide your heart, girl
Girl, Eli's a-comin', better hide
Girl, Eli's a-comin', you better hide [you better hide your heart
Girl, Eli's a-comin', you better hide [your heart
Girl, Eli's comin', hide your heart
You better, better hide your heart
Eli's comin'

Verse 1

Better walk walk
But you'll never get away
No, you'll never get away from the burning a-heartache
I walked to Apollo in the bay
Everywhere I go, whoa

Before chorus

Eli's a-comin' [she walked, but she never got away
Eli's a-comin' [she walked, but she never got away
Eli's a-comin', and he's comin' to get me, Mama [she walked, but, she walked, but
I'm down on my knees [she walked, but she never got away]

Chorus modified

Eli's comin' [hide it
Girl, Eli's a-comin', better hide
Girl, Eli's a-comin', you better hide [you better hide your heart
Girl, Eli's a-comin', you better hide [your heart
Eli's comin', hide your heart
You better, better hide your heart
Eli's comin'

Verse 2

Better walk right
But he's never gonna hear
No, he's never gonna hear, and he ain't gonna follow
Down at the corners of the square
And everywhere I go, whoa

Before chorus

Eli's a-comin' [she walked, but she never got away
Eli's a-comin' [she walked, but she never got away
Eli's a-comin', and he's comin' to get me, Mama [she walked, but, she walked, but
I'm down on my knees [she walked, but she never got away
I'm down on my knees [she walked, better hide your heart, girl
Oh, no, no, no

Chorus abbreviated

Hide it, whoa, hide it
Hide it, hide it
Hide it, whoa, hide it
Hide it

Outro

Eli's comin'
Eli's a-comin' [Eli's a-comin'
Better hide
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide your heart, girl
Eli's comin', better hide

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