dsweeney wrote:KumiKameli wrote:---
I awoke alone and lonely
In a faraway place
---I actually think it should read " I awoke, so cold and lonely " but I could be wrong.
I agree with your version.
Because I'm not native in English, I copy-pasted the lines to my post from http://www.pogues.com/Releases/Lyrics/L ... yMorn.html.
No matter the version, that part describes the loneliness so well.