After You’ve Gone


Written By:  Henry Creamer

Written By:  Turner Layton

Arranged by:  Frank Foster

Label:  Qwest

Recorded:  April 13, 1984



After you've gone - and left me crying

After you've gone - there's no denying

You'll feel blue - you're gonna be sad

You've missed the dearest pal that (slickest partner) you ever had


There'll come a time - don't you forget it

(Yeah) There'll come a time - when you're gonna regret it

Some day when you get lonely

Your heart will break like mine - (and) you'll want me only


After you've gone (split) - after you've gone away (flown the coop)


After we paid - our dues together

You should have stayed - through all that nasty weather

Someday while you're feeling badly

You'll need the only one that loves you so madly


But I'll be gone - yes I'll be gone - to stay

Yeah after I've gone - after I've gone away