The line 'Take the ribbon from your hair' is from the song "Help Me Make It Through The Night". The song was written by Kris Kristofferson and was recorded by Sammi Smith.
Other singers who made a cover of this song are Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Joan Baez, Ray Price, Lynn Anderson, Loretta Lynn, Olivia Newton-John, Andy Williams, Skeeter Davis, Tammy Wynette, Dottie West, Engelbert Humperdinck, John Holt, Gladys Knight & the Pips, and a duet from June Carter and Johnny Cash.
"Help Me Make It Through The Night" is under the album 16 Biggest Hits-Kris Kristofferson and was released in 1970.
Get the song lyrics at MetroLyrics.
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