“Box of Rain” Happy Spring! On other days while going home A box of rain will ease the pain One afternoon, long ago [Verse 5] One afternoon, long ago The result was “Box of Rain,” probably my most well-known and best-loved song, and also the first song on which I sang lead vocal. Look into any eyes you find by you, you can see clear to another day, Believe it if you need it, if you don't just pass it on. What do you want me to do, to watch for you while you are sleeping? [Outro] Box of Rain Lyrics: Look out of any window / Any morning, any evening, any day / Maybe the sun is shining / Birds are winging or rain is falling from a heavy sky / What do you want me to do / To do A box of rain will ease the pain and love will see you through. It's just a box of rain I don't know who put it there Believe it if you need it Or leave it if you dare "Box of Rain" is a song by the Grateful Dead, from their 1970 album American Beauty. Just a box of rain, wind and water, *believe it if you need it, if you don't just pass it on Sun and shower, wind and rain, In and out the window like a moth before a flame. [Verse 2] If you don't, just pass it on This is one of only two original songs throughout the Dead’s discography in which Phil Lesh sings lead vocal, the other being “Unbroken Chain”. $23.00. What do you want me to do, to do for you to see you through? Just a box of rain, wind and water Believe it if you need it, if you don't, just pass it on Sun and shower, wind and rain In and out the window like a moth before a flame And it's just a box of rain, I don't know who put it … Box of Rain Lyrics. It's all a dream we dreamed And it's just a box of rain, I don't know who put it there, Believe it if you need it, or leave it if you dare. The song was composed by bassist Phil Lesh and lyricist Robert Hunter, and sung by Lesh. Or a ribbon for your hair It's just a box of rain I don't know who put it there Believe it if you need it or leave it if you dare No rain is falling from a heavy sky. What do you want me to do Such a long long time to be gone Hardcover. The song was composed by bassist Phil Lesh and lyricist Robert Hunter, and sung by Lesh. And it's just a box of rain, or a ribbon for your hair; Look out of any window Any morning, any evening, any day Maybe the sun is shining Birds are winging or ... says look into the eyes of love that surround you and offering the gift of all of his love and lifes beauty or a box of rain to move on and Dad open the gift and walk into splintered sunlight and life beyond. A box of rain will ease the pain And love will see you through Just a box of rain, Wind and water, Believe it if you need it, If you don't just pass it on Sun and shower, Wind and rain, In and out the window Like a moth before a flame And it's just a box of rain I don't know who put it there Believe it if you need it Or leave it if you dare What do you want me to do, to do for you to see you through? Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Box of Rain : Lyrics 1965-1993 by Robert Hunter (1990, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Sun and shower, wind and rain, In and out the window like a moth before a flame. A box of rain will ease the pain and love will see you through Just a box of rain, wind and water Believe it if you need it, if you don't just pass it on Sun and shower, wind and rain In and out the window like a moth before a flame And it's just a box of rain, I don't know who put it … What do you want me to do Walk out of any doorway, feel your way, feel your way like the day before. A a box of rain will ease the pain And love will see you through Just a box of rain - Wind and water - Believe it if you need it, If you don't just pass it on Sun and shower - Wind and rain - In and out the window Like a moth before a flame It's just a box of rain I don't know who put it there Believe it if you need it Or leave it if you dare to hear the song. Maybe the sun is shining Birds are winging or rain is falling from a heavy sky Look out of any window, any morning, any evening, any day. Such a long long time to be gone, and a short time to be there. According to Dennis McNally, as Phil drove out each day to visit his dad in at the nursing home, “he would sing ‘Box of Rain’ and cry the sweet tears that come when you truly cherish someone you must lose.”. Look out of any window, any morning, any evening, any day. And it's just a box of rain, I don't know who put it there, This was the first time I had written a song in a long time, and I had worked out the melody and the chords, and in fact the whole song, from beginning to end—introduction, coda, and everything—and I put it on a tape and gave it to Hunter. For this is all a dream we dreamed one afternoon, long ago. When you find me dreaming, too $987.25. © 2020 METROLYRICS, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. 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