What does Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands mean?

Search Login

Bob Dylan: Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands Meaning

Tagged:

No tags, suggest one.

Get "Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon
Get MP3 from iTunes

Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands Lyrics

Play "Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands"
on Amazon Music

With your mercury mouth in the missionary times,
And your eyes like smoke and your prayers like rhymes,
And your silver cross, and your voice like chimes,
Oh, who among them do they think could bury you?
With your pockets well protected at...

  1.  

    m320753
    click a star to vote
    Feb 25th, 2014 2:59pm report


    Sad Eyed Lady appears on the most Mystical Album Dylan has ever done. It's a love song to Sara, only because Dylan said so in the song "Sara" that he stayed up for days in the Chelsea Hotel, writing Sad Eyes Lady of the Lowlands for you. If one wished to look further into the song, the word Lowlands can be turned into LOW__NDS a play on her last name. so she knew it was about her and married him soon after.
    One could interpret each line and find a hidden meaning in each one. Having neither the time nor inclination to do so now I'll leave my comment




More Bob Dylan song meanings ยป


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Now and Then anonymous
The Worlds Greatest anonymous
The Great Escape anonymous
25 Minutes anonymous
You're Somebody Else anonymous
Long Train Runnin' anonymous
We Don't Live Here No More anonymous
Feel Invincible anonymous
Stand anonymous
Perfect anonymous
Mr. Tinkertrain anonymous
Little Black Submarines anonymous
Lily anonymous
Age of Consent anonymous
Faded anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Invincible
Tool
Pneuma
Tool
Drive
Tim McGraw
One Night Standards
Ashley McBryde
homecoming queen
Kelsea Ballerini
No Stone Unturned
Randy Houser
Heat
Chris Brown
7empest
Tool