The original 1972 studio version of this song features Pete Kleinow on pedal steel guitar, Rabbit on organ, and Richard Thompson on electric guitar. Written by Sandy Denny, it is the opening track on her album "Sandy" and appears on the anthologies "Who Knows Where the Time Goes?", "The Best of Sandy Denny", "No More Sad Refrains", and "A Boxful of Treasures".
Oh, it's like a storm at sea
And everything is lost
And the fretful sailors calling out their woes
As to the waves they're tossed