in the attic lights voices scream nothin' seen real's the dream leaving the things that are real behind leaving the things that you love from mind all of the things that you learned from fears nothin' is left for the years repeat chorus toys, toys, toys in the atticBack to the top of the page.
Uncle Salty told me stories of a lonely baby with a lonely kind of life to lead my mammy was lusted, Daddy he was busted they left her to be trusted till the orphan bleeds but when she cried at night, no one came and when she cried at night, went insane Uncle Salty told me when she was just a baby that she'd get by and maybe someday she'd see but soon she found her mother's love for all the others the pushers and the shovers was the life to lead but when she cried at night, no one came and when she cried at night, went insane oooh, it's a sunny day outside my window oooh, it's a sunny day outside my window oooh, oh yeah oooh, oh yeah, yeah yeah now she's doin any for money and a penny a sailor with a penny or two or three hers is the cunning for men who come a-runnin' they all come for fun and it seems to me that when she cried at night, no one came and when she cried at night, went insane oooh, it's a sunny day outside my window (x1,000,000)Back to the top of the page.
back when Cain was able way before the stable lighting struck right down from the sky a mother ship with fate said let's give it a try conscience was related man he was created lady luck took him by surprise a sweet and bitter fruit it surely opened his eyes well she ate it lordy it was love at first bite well she ate it never knowin wrong from right even Eve in Eden voices tried deceiving with lies that showed the lady the way at first she stopped turned and tried to walk away man he was believer lady was deceiver so the story goes but you see that snake was he she just climbed right up his tree chorus evil came like rainin' who knows who's to blamin' something tried to lay her to waste and all she want and need was just a little taste.. chorusBack to the top of the page.
backstroke lover always hidin' 'neath the covers till I talked to your daddy, he say he said "you ain't seen nothin' till you're down on a muffin then you're sure to be a-changin' your ways" I met a cheerleader, was a real young bleeder oh, the times I could reminisce 'cause the best things of lovin' with her sister and her cousin only started with a little kiss like this! seesaw swingin' with the boys in the school and your feet flyin' up in the air singin' "hey diddle diddle" with your kitty in the middle of the swing like you didn't care so I took a big chance at the high school dance with a missy who was ready to play wasn't me she was foolin' 'cause she knew what she was doin' and I knowed love was here to stay when she told me to walk this way (8x) just gimme a kiss like this! schoolgirl sweetie with a classy kinda sassy little skirt's climbin' way up the knee there was three young ladies in the school gym locker when I noticed they was lookin' at me I was a high school loser, never made it with a lady till the boys told me somethin' I missed then my next door neighbor with a daughter had a favor so I gave her just a little kiss like this! (repeat second verse, substitute this at the end) when she told me how to walk this way, she told me to walk this way (8x) just gimme a kiss like this!Back to the top of the page.
got me the strangest woman believe me this trick's no cinch but I really get her going when I whip out my big 10 inch record of a band that plays the blues well a band that plays its blues she just love my big 10 inch record of her favorite blues last night I tried to tease her I gave my love a little pinch she said now stop that jivin' now whip out your big 10 inch record of a band that plays those blues well a band that plays the blues she just loves my big 10 inch record of her favorite blues I, I, I cover her with kisses and when we're in a lover's clinch she gets all excited when she begs for my big 10 inch record of a band that plays those blues well a band that plays the blues she just love my big 10 inch record of her favorite blues my girl don't go for smokin' and liquor just make her flinch seems she don't go for nothin' 'cept for my big 10 inch record of a band that plays the blues band that play the blues she just love my big 10 inch record of her favorite bluesBack to the top of the page.
Talk about things and nobody cares Wearing other things that nobody wears Ya callin' my name, but I gotta make it clear Can't say where I'm gonna be in a year. Some sweat hog mama with a face like a gent Said my get up and go musta got up & went. You got good news but you're a real good liar Cause backstage lover set your pants on fire. Riff 8x, then sweet emotion 2x Pulled into town in a police car Your daddy said I took you just a little too far. Tellin' other things, but your girlfriend lied Can't catch me cause the rabbit done died. Standin' in front just shakin' your ass. Take you back stage you can drink from my glass. Talk about something you can sure understand Cause a month on the road and i'll be eatin' from your hand.Back to the top of the page.
blood stains the ivories on my daddy's baby grand ain't seen the daylight since we started this band no more, no more (2x) store-bought clothes fallin' 'part at the seams tea leaf-readin' gypsies fortune-tellin' my dreams no more, no more (2x) Holiday Inn, lock the door with a chain you love 'em and you hate it but to me they're all the same no more, no more (3x) baby I'm a dreamer found my horse and carriage stalemate jailbait ladies can't refuse you love 'em then you leave 'em with your sold out reviews no more, no more (2x) sweet-talkin' bar room ladies disease slippin' with her lips slidin' down your knees no more, no more (3x) *** screamer bound to a wife in marriage baby I'm a dreamer found my horse and carriage ladies hold the aces while my lovers call it passion * the men call it pleasure but to me it's old fashioned times they're a-changin' nothing ever stands still if I don't stop changin' I'll be writin' my will it's the same old story never get a second chance for a dance to the top of the hill babe I'm a dreamer found my horse and carriageBack to the top of the page.
if you believe in me like I believe in you you wouldn't be tellin' me things that weren't exactly true now everythin' changes ain't nothin' the same I'm gettin' the strangest feelin' baby I can't remember my name cause the life I been livin' and the love I been givin' would be sure to set you spinnin' but you ain't never touchin' ground and I'm round and round well it was one for all and it was all for one and everything that we did never bothered no one can you remember the days when you were sweet sixteen and always caught in the blaze of someone else's dreams I'm goin' round and round ( x 16 ) I'm goin' round and round ( x 1,000,000 )Back to the top of the page.
You see me crying, don't let it getcha down. You see me crying, I'm back to the lost and found. Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was it the words I said? Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was it the words I said? You see me crying, say your a ladies man. You see me crying, I'm so hard to understand. Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was the words that I said? Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was the words that I said? You see me crying, please say you'll stick around. And I got to be your lover, hon, let me take you to town. And I'll show you everything that I know. And I'll never let you go... Cause my love is like a merry-go-around... Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was the words that I said? Honey whatcha done to your head? Honey was the words that I said? AhhhBack to the top of the page.