Long, Long Way from Home
Written by Mick Jones, Lou Gramm and former member of King Crimson, Ian McDonald
The third single taken from the debut album by the band, Foreigner. The lyrics refer to a person leaving a small town to try to succeed in New York City and the loneliness he feels there. The single was released in November 1977 and reached number 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1978.
Monday, sad, sad Monday
She's waiting for me
But I'm a long long way from home