Tag: Little Ray

Curtis Mayfield – Ms. Martha Lyrics

[Verse 1] She sit on her porch every day at about past noon But from her eyes, I just see a sad and blue Is there anything that I can do for you? She'd say, "No my son, the Lord will see me through" [?] his name was Little Ray Red in his eyes and all he know is getting paid Sell his soul to the devil if he could Ms. Martha, she do her best, like we know she always would [Chorus] Sometimes I'm up, and times I'm down It's like one way in, and no way out But we oughta know each other And spread love around the world, not hate amongst each other Like Ms. Martha Like Ms. Martha Like Ms. Martha Like Ms. Martha [Verse 2] Standing at her place, just to see the waste Never much to say, kept an empty face Could it be, she just doesn't have a man Or maybe, we just d...