Gary Oneill - Songwriter - Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side Ridin’ the wave of a media frenzy Caught in the tide of what coulda been see watch the folks jumpin off at high tide When the water started to rise The river’s loaded up with wannabees Holders on and trolls , out in front of me Movers & shakers and the greedy collide being swept up in the tide Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side You coulda been better at bein’ yourself Than tryin’ to be somebody else Dreamin’ of livin’ large til you’re 80 With top of the line society ladies Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side You’re well known as the fastest talker But you’re no more than a carnival barker And you spend most nights sittin’ home alone yea waiting for Shark Tank to phone ya They told you stickin’ pins in your voodoo dolls to be rid of all your big wig rivals now they the ones touchin’ the sky and you’re the one with a tear in your eye Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side Now I ain’t no head with a Cuban cigar I ain’t ridin’ in no big fine car No pretty young thing waitin’ home for me Luck is stone dry it turned out to be Instead you stand in line , at the check-out Penny savin’ coupons livin’ , daily in doubt Studio apartment with , paper thin walls Thought one time I coulda had it all Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side
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Gary ONeill - Songwriter
Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side Ridin’ the wave of a media frenzy Caught in the tide of what coulda been see watch the folks jumpin off at high tide When the water started to rise The river’s loaded up with wannabees Holders on and trolls , out in front of me Movers & shakers and the greedy collide being swept up in the tide Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side You coulda been better at bein’ yourself Than tryin’ to be somebody else Dreamin’ of livin’ large til you’re 80 With top of the line society ladies Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side You’re well known as the fastest talker But you’re no more than a carnival barker And you spend most nights sittin’ home alone yea waiting for Shark Tank to phone ya They told you stickin’ pins in your voodoo dolls to be rid of all your big wig rivals now they the ones touchin’ the sky and you’re the one with a tear in your eye Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side Now I ain’t no head with a Cuban cigar I ain’t ridin’ in no big fine car No pretty young thing waitin’ home for me Luck is stone dry it turned out to be Instead you stand in line , at the check-out Penny savin’ coupons livin’ , daily in doubt Studio apartment with , paper thin walls Thought one time I coulda had it all Too many hands in the river of life treadin’ water just wavin’ bye bye Somebody toss me a lifeline And pull me to the other side
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I saw the news today boy oh boy It was Just You & I baby back in the day Now you got the life you always dreamed about and I’m still alone But I am krushed about it somehow And I would love to see you now All the years we haven’t spoke Again my heart is broke I am krushed about it now Don’t get me wrong I’m happy for you By now I thought I’d found someone too I’m lonely then , I’m lonely now And no one understands my pain But I am krushed about it somehow And I would love to see you now All the years we haven’t spoke Again my heart is broke I am krushed about it now Talkin’ to myself bout ‘coulda beens’ like ‘take my hand baby I’ll be your man’ But I wasted the time with just too many thoughts in my head But I am krushed about it somehow And I would love to see you now All the years we haven’t spoke Again my heart is broke I am krushed about it now Good luck to you & your brand new man Be together forever in God’s plan I’ll hold on to our harmonies a reminder of what ‘coulda been But I am krushed about it somehow And I would love to see you now All the years we haven’t spoke Again my heart is broke I am krushed about it now
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Lookin’ down by the corner, I see, a girl, but I wish she’d slow down. Maybe should I bother Oh baby, she’s walkin’, into a crowd I could be happy now, if I was looking into her eyes. Yes I’d be sailing thru, but as it is, oh how I dream of this, or if I had more time, or just another chance to see , oh baby wait up for me Maybe ask her for coffee, or tea, or me, oh just to break the ice. Maybe I can take, her home, her phone. Oh wouldn’t that be nice I could be happy now, if I was looking into her eyes. Yes I’d be sailing thru, but as it is, oh how I dream of this, or if I had more time, or just another chance to see , oh baby wait up for me The light is turning red, OK, she stops, now i got more time. So I walk on up, next to her, and stop, but nothing comes to mind. I could be happy now, if I was looking into her eyes. Yes I’d be sailing thru, but as it is, oh how I dream of this, or if I had more time, or just another chance to see , oh baby wait up for me Ooh then she turns around, & smiles, & winks, & she blows me a kiss. You can call me sometime, if you’d like, tonight, oh by the way my address. I could be happy now, if I was looking into her eyes. Yes I’d be sailing thru, but as it is, oh how I dream of this, or if I had more time, or just another chance to see , oh baby wait up for me
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I ain’t never been right not even just one time guess I been wrong all along Won’t somebody help me Get it right just one time Don’t want to be wrong no more Don’t want to be wrong no more Seems as if I been rollin’ them dice Since the day I was born Been walkin’ down these side roads And people keep wavin’ me on I ain’t never been right I always get it wrong guess I been wrong all B along Won’t somebody help me Get it right just one time Don’t want to be wrong no more Don’t want to be wrong no more And dem ol’ bones never did me right Any time that I have rolled snake eyes and a trashy gal earned me thirty days in the hole I ain’t never been right not once in my whole life guess I been wrong all along Won’t somebody help me Get it right just one time Don’t want to be wrong no more Don’t want to be wrong no more Hard time in the Georgia sun Bustin’ rocks just ain’t no fun Boss man walkin’ down the line says ‘you done wrong & now you’re done’ I ain’t never been right not once in my whole life guess I been wrong all B along Won’t somebody help me Get it right just one time Don’t want to be wrong no more Don’t want to be wrong no more
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Don’t the moon look older now A few less stars in the sky If a star dies with every tear of mine There’d be no stars in the sky There’d be no stars in the sky Do the angels sweep the night sky clean All of the wish debris & dream machines If a star died with every dream of mine There’d be no stars in the sky There’d be no stars in the sky If I stood here for a million years Counted up my broken dreams & wasted tears If a star died with every broken heart There’d be no stars in the sky There’d be no stars in the sky
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Rahway, New Jersey
Just gimme a kiss who the heck would it hurt? Make it linger lay your hand beneath my shirt I long for the touch of your ruby red lips Just gimme a kiss and let your tongue slip Whisper sweet nothings as you close your eyes Please say yes to me honey I just may be your size Don’t tell me that you just ain’t got the time Just gimme a kiss you can put it on my dime Who would it kill if you just gimme a kiss Come on baby how much time would you miss You don’t have to take my number or even my name Won’cha gimme a kiss if it’s all the same We could have some fun put your lips on mine I wanna hear a ‘yes’ Let me see a smile this time Don’t tell me that it’s not what you wanna do You don’t even have to say the words ‘love me do’ Are you afraid of letting down your guard You don’t need to hide , let’s lay out all our cards You don’t need to worry if I’ll be there for you Just gimme a kiss , don’t make me sad & blue Just gimme a kiss and then hold me tight Kiss me for awhile and then say ‘goodnight’ Don’t tell me what you’re thinking ‘How can I be sure?’ I’ve been so lonesome baby and I know you’re the cure
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Rahway, New Jersey
Why can’t we talk & make up It’s your choice why don’t you take it ‘til You decide what you want to do This platform’s cold & empty Train stations are stationary but You can always take the later train Don’t make me feel like a fool Don’t make me cry over you Mistakes are bound to happen Turn around we’ll talk about’em til You decide what you want to do Red Caps are frozen sentrys Stationed here down thru the centuries but You can always ride the later train Don’t make me feel like a fool Don’t make me cry over you I’ve got nothin’ to hide , no nothin’ at all I put my heart on the line Hope your train ain’t on time When dialogue is the proper option Find a coffee shop to stop in til You decide what you want to do Stone mountains don’t move too often Rivers rarely change their courses You can always ride the later train Don’t make me feel like a fool Don’t make me cry over you
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Rahway, New Jersey
Seems like for every dollar I lay my hands on I turn around and find that that dollar’s gone Every dime I make is lost every woman such a cost stand & brush the dust right off I find myself drowned again Still I wish I had a thought for every day I ever fought for any woman who ever drove on by and I wish I had a dime for every time I cried about you A silver dime for every tear in my eye Maybe I just think too much or not thinkin’ at all She’s all I ever thought about I tried to give her all I should have walked away A losing game I played every place and every day push it back and start again_ Still I wish I had a thought for every day I ever fought for any woman who ever drove on by and I wish I had a dime for every time I cried about you A silver dime for every tear in my eye No matter how I play it It all comes out the same Every day I lose again why can’t I let it lay It should’ve soften up by now Yes , It’s too much some how Did it mean to hurt too much to ever be over now Still I wish I had a thought for every day I ever fought for any woman who ever drove on by and I wish I had a dime for every time I cried about you A silver dime for every tear in my eye
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Three Chord Song It’s hard to go wrong with a three chord song That three chord sound goes round n round It makes me wanna groove It makes me wanna move Sounding fine as it can be Come on baby won’cha dance with me My friends with their guitars Play along like big rock stars Finding the notes so easy 1-2-3 Sounding fine as it can be It’s hard to go wrong with a three chord song That three chord sound goes round n round It’s so easy like A-B-C I’ll make you fall in love with me It’s a dream for me come true Cause I’m in love with you (Let’s share a) mike and harmonize I’ll get real close and sail on through your eyes Let’s give’em something to talk about Let’s make those people twist’n’shout It’s hard to go wrong with a three chord song That three chord sound goes round n round That three chord sound goes round n round
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Rahway, New Jersey
I had a friend who was, in the business not sure what it was, but he was, always busy and I tried to catch him on the telephone but it seems like he had someplace else to go I knew this girl she was a, good friend of mine if she wasn’t at the mall, she was shopping on line I suggested maybe a picture show but it seems like she had someplace, else to go Seems like everybody has someplace else to go Tried to look up some, old friends I know but it’s so hard to find anyone home I leave my message at the sound of the tone but it, Seems like everybody has some place else to go.. Thought I’d take a ride around town see if anyone was, gettin down I hit the places that I know Seems like everybody has someplace else to go... but not me don’t ever be where I don’t want to be Seems like everybody has someplace else to go....
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
I have an ear
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Til The Old Bottles Gone
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Soft Whiskey Blues
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Walkin'
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Standing In The Rain
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Venomous
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
'He'p me Doctor I am dizzy would you stop & talk to me He'p me Doctor falling for your charms he'p me Doctor falling in your arms Would you see me , I am lonely Need a prescription from you only Could you he’p me feel better Could you fill me out a letter Quick bring me back in your testing room Lonely echo going boom boom boom Where you can listen to my heart And say we’ll never be apart He’p me cause I’m sad as I can be . Ain’t there someone who is meant for me I want to feel the soft touch of your kiss I want to know the feeling does exist He’p me Doctor I am fractured It’s for real not manufactured He’p me fix a broken heart it’s true He’p me Doctor leave it up to you He’p me Doctor could you treat this Gimme some sugar we could beat this He’p me Doctor how can you resist How well I feel if we could just kiss You took an oath to save a life make a home and become man n wife Imagine you n me n me n you Say you love me n I’ll be true
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
Mountie Blues
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
I could be wrong but it looks like the dawn is peeping it's head through the corner of your window, baby should I go Or should I stay did you want it that way . or would you like me to say I'm sorry, then baby i'm sorry Maybe i'll just stay around if you want me , if you want me Maybe we can have some time if you want to , if you want to But the moon is so full and you look so good with your hair hung down on your shoulder, made me feel bolder With you standing there the moon in your hair moments like this should last forever, ever and ever Maybe i'll just ..... I could be wrong but it looks like the dawn is peeping it's head through the corner of your window, baby should I go
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
They tell me I look better today I’ve felt more rested since you went away I sleep real well but lonely There’s no more fightin’ & there’s no more lyin’ This old heart don’t hurt all the time I sleep real well, but lonely Don’t tell me I need you Don’t tell me I need you it’s kinda quiet but it suits me fine There’s no loud voices & no one’s cryin’ surround myself in silence I took enough time to collect my thoughts sort it all out & I saw how it looked There’s a welcome silence Don’t tell me I need you Don’t tell me I need you A patched up ego that’s fragile at best I guess what’s needed is emotional rest I sleep real well but lonely And I get myself together again I treat this silence like a long lost friend I sleep real well, but lonely Don’t tell me I need you Don’t tell me I need you
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
sunshine girl Hey sunshine girl my cloudy days are now blue skies Your smile's so bright you turn my dark nights into day light I'm walking a new step because of you my sunshine girl Once I thought my dark days outnumbered my light The sun never shone I was always alone and true friends I can count on one hand I never saw you coming but babe you got me humming and your love shine makes me feel just like a new man Hey sunshine girl my cloudy days are now blue skies Your smile's so bright you turn my dark nights into day light I can see a new world because of you my sunshine girl No one understands the way I feel like you do I knew in the end you were my friend No one ever told me what love like this could be I never knew this way I never had someone stay I never knew love would rain down on me Hey sunshine girl my cloudy days are now blue skies Your smile's so bright you turn my dark nights into day light There's no more blues because of you my sunshine girl You took my hand and gave me your heart and now I know I love you so and you and I never be apart I never been so surprised when I saw the love in your eyes I never thought love could happen to me Hey sunshine girl my cloudy days are now blue skies Your smile's so bright you turn my dark nights into day light Everything is beautiful because of you my sunshine girl my sunshine girl my blue eyed world my sunshine girl
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
night times for love All alone i watch the sunrise in the sky and carry away any traces of the lie Whoever said night time's for love it's also a time for those who cry Losers weep when the sun begins to set Losing sleep over loves they might regret Whoever said night time's for love it's also a time to forget Lying awake chasing the sleep time just won't come Losing the race running dead last to the sun Whoever said night time's for love it's also a time if you never won But most of all it's a time to be alone to think about what it was that went wrong Whoever said night time's for love it's also the dark before the dawn .
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
answer man You're asking me questions that I don't understand , What make you think that i'm the answer man How would I know what I don't know Would I love you tomorrow as much as I love you today? What make you think that I can second guess Do you think i am the Amazing Kreskin Well I don't know Will I love you tomorrow as much as I love you today Does your butt look big in your brand new dress How can I give you a no or a yes How would I know what I don't know Would I love you tomorrow as much as I love you today? Would I love you tomorrow as much as I love you today?
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
no surprise I saw this coming miles away You said you were leaving , leaving me today It was no surprise , I said it's no surprise It was no surprise to me I should have realized before Your eyes were always , looking towards the door It was no surprise , I said it's no surprise It was no surprise to me I opened up my eyes to see , that all this time you wanted him instead of me Hear what i'm saying your love isn't mine Give up on tryin , tryin' one more time It was no surprise , I said it's no surprise It was no surprise to me
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
all i think about is you Harry Nilsson cover
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Gary Oneill - All instruments
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Rahway, New Jersey
simple Simple lies from a simple mind I simply don't understand Fairy tales where your logic fails to impress anyone Hold that thought i'll walk on through I've got plenty of time Hold that door i'll walk on through and baby wave bye bye Simple implies there's a simple reply I simply do not think so Obvious flaws and that pregnant pause Do I really look all that dumb Hold that thought i'll walk on through I've got plenty of time Hold that door i'll walk on through and baby wave bye bye Let's simplify and i'll symbolize visualize that i'm gone Fairy tales where your logic fails to impress anyone Hold that thought i'll walk on through I've got plenty of time Hold that door i'll walk on through and baby wave bye bye
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Rahway, New Jersey
dreamers children and thieves I should be sleeping the night's been cool and clear but chances are daylight will still find me here It's a small consolation but I still have my pride . The silence is haunting the shades been pulled and drawn trying to shelter myself from the dawn and when was the last time I kissed her goodbye I should be sleeping the night's been cool and clear but chances are daylight will still find me here It's a small consolation but I still have my pride Why did you leave me in the middle of my song without your harmony the melody's all wrong then why can't I empty your tune from my mind I should be sleeping the night's been cool and clear but chances are daylight will still find me here It's a small consolation but I'm not alone for who among you hasn't been told that love is for dreamers children and thieves how it comes in the night time on a soft gentle breeze then why am I lonely forgotten to die .
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
show you care (lyrics: Dawn Owen Ziraschi , music :Gary O'Neill) Hearts so hurt healing at last of love's lost days in the past Feelings once still now lay at my feet Achin' to live yearn to be free It's jn the way you say my name (you show you care) It's in the way you lay to claim this smile I wear It's in the way you show you care Smiling yes with sparkling eyes taking care this moonlit night So in my dreams I take to flight and you'll be there on this night It's in the way you say my name (you show you care) It's in the way you lay to claim this smile I wear It's in the way you show you care Memories that linger on for so long are buried and gone Gone with this night lovers first kiss holding her hand not to be missed It's jn the way you say my name (you show you care) It's in the way you lay to claim this smile I wear It's in the way you show you care
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
return to innocence I know you don't know me but we could remedy that I'll tell you my name you might smile back Polite conversation leads to mutual friends We might be holding hands before the night ends And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) And maybe you'll like me and I might like you Our eyes might touch briefly that's so hard to do Maybe i'll feel what you're trying to say While watching your shyness melting away And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) We may be engaging in some innocence play It's nice to know it still happens that way And maybe we'll follow the natural order of things And find that light that simple innocence brings And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) It's easy to see why i'm attracted to you You're soft and you're warm and it sort of shines through I won't try to push you you won't pressure me Let's walk this thing through and see where it leads And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that) And it could go like that (Yes yes and it could go like that)
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
i might as well a stayed home When I came here to see you I thought we might clear the air But I think you misunderstood me the last time I was here And we only seem to be boggin' down with every word that I say You're tryin' to see around me and I just can't live that way I might as well-a stayed home I might as well-a stayed home Maybe we should leave well enough alone I might as well-a stayed home It seems whenever I say "Yes" you always hear me say "No" And if I say that it is You always say it ain't so So if you're through looking for secrets and reading things into what I done I might as well-a be leaving You can say your nature's won I might as well-a stayed home I might as well-a stayed home Maybe we should leave well enough alone I might as well-a stayed home And though I may still love you I just can't play this game Cause the two of us can't say one thing and have it come out the same I might as well-a stayed home I might as well-a stayed home Maybe we should leave well enough alone I might as well-a stayed home
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
waiting in vain I don't do too many covers , but here's my version of Bob Marley's "Waiting In Vain"
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Gary Oneill - All instruments
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Rahway, New Jersey
Mr Moonlight Everyday i pray and pray for love to come along my way Because i'd love to find a girl Mr Moonlight to fill my empty world Make a wish to Mr. Moonlight Send me someone to love tonight And if there's someone wishing for me Send her my way Mr Moonlight please. But for now i'm on my own Locked away and so alone And if the woman never shows Mr Moonlight said "Make a wish upon my glow" Make a wish to Mr. Moonlight Send me someone to love tonight And if there's someone wishing for me Send her my way Mr Moonlight please. And if tonight she don't come my way Tomorrow night i'll pray and pray Make a wish just one more time Mr Moonlight make some lonely girl mine Make a wish to Mr. Moonlight Send me someone to love tonight And if there's someone wishing for me Send her my way Mr Moonlight please. Send her my way Mr Moonlight please
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
whos lonely now Drifted down through Massachusetts Eased on over the Connecticut line The rain became a travelin' companion of mine Headlights pierced the night without a scream Knockouts cast in dark behind the wheel Shadows caught like memories between the lines If I could hold you now yea yea yea yea If I could hold her now What would I care? At times I feel like a tragic hero Sole survivor alive at ground zero Floating through the ozone on my own Ghostly motions pass before my eyes Nagging notions of thoughts that sermonize Push on past the miles carved in stone . If I could hold you now yea yea yea yea If I could hold her now What would I care? Old red eyed men comandeer the coffee stops Stare at the air above the countertops Heir apparent to the highways drifting by Unhappy clothes hang on those shabby frames Leftover lives whose fortunes came and went Mark the course of their history with a sigh If I could hold you now yea yea yea yea Who's lonely now (Who_) I am Who's lonely now (Who_) I am Who's lonely now (Who_) I am ...
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
doorbell That's your doorbell dear and you know it's me I came around to make amends for everything I said Don't close your door on me I've no place to go That's your doorbell dear and you know it's me And I got no alibi not a leg to stand on Never meant a word I said , never leant to make you cry Could there ever be a fool quite like me That's your doorbell dear and you know it's me And right now I'd rather be anywhere else other than me You might forgiive You might lay it ti rest but I don't think i'll forgive myself There ain't no mystery here no twist no surprise I'm just an old fool trying hard to apologize For every tear I cried i'll take the blame That's your doorbell dear and you know it's me That your doorbell dear and you know it's me
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
cruel monday morning It must be Monday morning No other day feels quite this way No amount of booze or coffee Can wash Monday morning away And I lie in my bed and I hold my head and I try to open my eyes The hangover hangs on and I hit the alarm and totally wish I could die Oh Monday morning Cruel Monday morning It must be Monday morning The skies all seem so dark and gray There's never no sun on Monday morning as if though God planned it that way . And I lie in my bed and I hold my head and I try to open my eyes The hangover hangs on and I hit the alarm and totally wish I could die Oh Monday morning Cruel Monday morning It must be Monday morning My head still hurts from Saturday Why dces the week start on Monday morning Friday night seems so far away And I lie in my bed and I hold my head and I try to open my eyes The hangover hangs on and I hit the alarm and totally wish I could die Oh Monday morning Cruel Monday morning
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
nobody but me I was born forgotten , en expelled shell of a gypsy queen , left on the road between freeze and deliver a token emotion the dregs of a dream And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me And I grew to the final heartbeat Hints of torment heard an angel scream I pulled a cold shoulder over the rainbow and sunk my life into dreams And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me I made a life out of sole survival Try to live it the best I can Took each trial and put it behind me and passed through this life with degree And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me The candle of life is short and burns quickly a raging river from a peaceful stream Stole a moment before I stopped breathing and then I began to dream And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me And I don't need nobody don't need nobody but me
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cue in the rain Days that seem as sad as these need a little rain Sets the mood to the best effect , so let it rain on me Cue in the rain sun exits stage left The lady leaves again hearts broken tears wept I got no need for the sun today he's over rated at best His agent claims he's super star it's all just special effects Minimize all my dialogue I've no use for a script The make=up man can't make his tears any realer than this Cue in the rain sun exits stage left The lady leaves again hearts broken tears wept The part when she leaves needs a little rain brings so much to the scene Enter the clouds bring the house lights down then let it rain on me Do the thing with the violins the sunset at my back Pan away as she's leavin' me then let it fade to black Cue in the rain sun exits stage left The lady leaves again hearts broken tears wept
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
bedbugs Stop by and see me if you got the time I'd like you to meet some new friends of mine And the folks at the home here , treat us just fine They're a swell bunch of guys in their own special way We're all crazy as bedbugs but that's OK I finally got a handle on this missing you thing and my shrink is thinking maybe more therozine and a few more rides on the electric glide machine They're a swell bunch of guys in their own special way We're all crazy as bedbugs but that's OK Stop by and see me when you got the time You can sit and watch me while i'm losing my mind But the folks at the home here treat us just fine They're a swell bunch of guys in their own special way We're all crazy as bedbugs but that's OK There's a few more baskets that i'd like to weave I've gotten so prolific I may never leave and the folks at the home here treat us just fine They're a swell bunch of guys in their own special way We're all crazy as bedbugs but that's OK
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
all i want I sat there this morning just me and the phone The phone didn't ring and i'm all alone I'd watch a full moon rise and fall I thought she'd at least give me a call And all I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes All I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes . I tried to piece it together again Something about she said I said or something she heard through a friend I'm trying to twist this into shape I have a bad feeling it's some kind of mistake And all I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes All I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes . All she said was "Hey I gotta leave" No explanations just one more mystery "Watson , get your coat on" I'm sitting foolish with my head in my hand I can say truly that I do not understand To try and figure women is like walking a wire Any man who says he understands is a fool or a liar And all I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes All I want is to cry All I want is tears in my eyes .
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
miami blue When I was young I thought about getting old There's three things to avoid or so i'm told We're all gonna change with age , May as well do it with a bit of grace Here's three things to avoid when getting old . I ain't gonna part my hair just above my ear I ain't gonna part my hair just above my ear I ain't gonna part my hair when I ain't got any hair to wear I ain't gonna part my jhair just above my ear I ain't gonna wear white belts with white shoes I ain't gonna dye my hair Miami Blue I ain't gonna dye my hair when I ain't got any hair to wear I ain't gonna dye my hair Miami Blue I ain't gonna use my car to drive real slow I ain't gonna use my car nowhere to go I ain't gonna use my car and drive like I don't know where I are I ain't gonna use my car to drive real slow .
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
nobody seems to know me better than you I know you know that it's hard for me to try to tell you how I really feel There's a hard part in the middle of my heart It's never seen the sun just stays in the dark Yea but nobody seems to know that better than you yea yea yea Nobody seems to know me better than you I don't even know where I got the nerve I know i'm not as good as you should deserve There's a dark side to everything that I done but just for once i'd like to touch the sun Yea but nobody seems to know that better than you yea yea yea Nobody seems to know me better than you So if you get down to making a choice that other boy well he's just making noise He's playing a game that he knows so well but kindred spirits never kiss and tell Yea but nobody seems to know that better than you yea yea yea Nobody seems to know me better than you
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15,059  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
some place else to go I had a friend who was in the business , not sure what it was but he was always busy I tried to catch him on the telephone but it seems like he had some place else to go I knew this girl she was a good friend of mine If she wasn't at the mall , she was shopping on-line I suggested maybe a picture show but it seems like she had some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go I tried to look up some old friends I know but it's so hard to find anyone at home I leave my message at the sound of the tone , but it seems like they all have someplace else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go I thought i'd take a ride around town and see if anyone was gettin' down I hit the places that I know It seems like everybody has someplace else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go But not me , don't ever be , where I , don't wanna be Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go Seems like everybody has some place else to go
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5,064  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
feels like rain I'm thinking time to leave I'm tired of you & you're sure tired of me Love should be sunshine and flowers but this feels like rain and when it rains it pours and when it rains it pours I think we're old enough to tell when something really soured and we run out of love Love should be sunshine and flowers but this feels like rain and when it rains it pours and when it rains it pours I think we both know it's time There's the door you can walk right out and i'll walk out mine Love should be sunshine and flowers but this feels like rain and when it rains it pours and when it rains it pours
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4,213  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
snow silent Snow moon on the horizon , steely spike in the air Crunchy touch to the grass on the ground , you feel it everywhere Snow silent in the air , you can feel it in the air First snow by morning tightly packed to the ground Unmolested by the trespass of men snow silent all around There's beauty on the ground snow silent on the ground We may be impressive with everything that we done But just one look on that undisturbed snow I think we done it all wrong We done it all wrong We done it all wrong There's beauty in pure nature unsurpassed by us all Nothing man made stand a chance against a new snowfall Snow silent in us all (lets take a little ride) Snow silent in us all (Take a snow silent ride) Snow silent in the air (snow silent in us all) You can feel it in the air (snow silent in us all) There's beauty on the ground (Let's take a little ride) Snow silent on the ground (Take a snow silent ride) We done it all wrong (Snow silent in us all) I think we done it all wrong (snow silent in us all) Snow silent in us all (Let's take a little ride) Snow silent in us all (Take a snow silent ride)
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
whiskey wind Whiskey wind keeps me movin' on push these old bones down the road Laying low must've been someone elses dream and that someone else must be someone other than me I'm ridin' high on that mystical whiskey wind . Whiskey wind just keeps rollin' on Don't seem like it's ever gonna end I guess steppin' off must've been someone elses dream and that someone else must be someone other than me I'm ridin' high on that mystical whiskey wind This reflection sure seems a lot like me I think i once had that same kind of dream and if I start thinking what I was thinking yesterday I can push it all away with a hit from the whiskey wind Push it all away with a hit from the whiskey wind Whiskey light won't you shine on me I wear that halo like a crown I guess steppin off well it must've been someone elses dream that someone else must be someone other than me Cause i'm ridin' high on that mystical whiskey wind Whiskey night keep me safe and warm Soften the harsh edge of the dawn I guess waking up must've been someone elses dream that someone else must be someone other than me I'm still ridin' high on that mystical whiskey wind .
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4,988  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
new shoes Been walking the floor since you been gone And you been gone a long long time Just about worn out the soles on these old shoes of mine What I would not do for a new pair of shoes What I would not do for a new pair of shoes . And i'll keep walkin' until you come home Every night i'm leavin' the front light on Just about burned out the light of every bulb I own What I would not do for a new pair of shoes What I would not do for a new pair of shoes . These cardboard soles don't last too long I slips'em in and I keep walking on With every step I take they tend to disintegrate What I would not do for a new pair of shoes What I would not do for a new pair of shoes . All my friends keep askin' where i'm goin' they say " Let it go man I think that woman is gone" But i'm gonna keep walking on in case they might be wrong What I would not do for a new pair of shoes What I would not do for a new pair of shoes .
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4,878  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
stone dry I Guess I ain't the lucky one to the manor born I am not , No silver spoon to light my way the simple truth is all I got I have no use for caviar and I do not drink champagne The only truth I care about is the sound of my own name Yea well that's alright I really don't mind at all If lluck were a waterfall I'd be stone dry . Never won me no big surprise I don't know no one who ever did , I never stood in the bright spotlight of life I don't believe I ever will . Never sat in the lap of luxury , never walked down East Street I never stood in someone elses's shoes I prefer my own two feet Yea well that's alright I really don't mind at all If luck were a waterfall I'd be stone dry .
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
let's laugh & dance in the rain Let's kick back some Friday evenng and do some "'berry bombs" Let's smoke a number in John's honor and relive "number 9" Let's laugh and dance in the rain that's comin' down , let's laugh and dance in the rain Let's put on that "White Album" I love that "Glass Onion" Let's reminisce about what we missed and what we left undone . Let's laugh and dance in the rain that's comin' down , let's laugh and dance in the rain Hold on to and remember what made you what you are Don't lose don't hide the roots , it don't change nothing , it can't change nothing at all There comes a day when you come of age and you look back all of the time But just recapture what made it magic and keep that dream alive . Let's laugh and dance in the rain that's comin' down , let's laugh and dance in the rain
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4,815  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
slow train blues Slow slow train choo chooin' by Steel rail trail laid out behind I can't wait on the midnight flyer Feel some change comin' on down a southbound line Got no chains holdin' me down when it's time to move then I move don't hang around Chasin' something some faceless thunder that's got no name . Slow slow train steel on steel give it a name baby tell me how I feel Take me someplace that's got no doors Take me home I never been before Feel some change comin' on down a southbound line And I ain't got nothing that I don't need , when it's time to leave then I leave don't hang around Chasin' something some faceless thunder that's got no name Slow slow train let me hitch a ride Steady metal hum grindin' out the miles Put some distance underneath my shoes and i'll keep singin' these slow train blues Feel some change comin' on down a southbound line , and there ain't no one who owns my name it's just for me and only me and I just wanna be Chasin' something some faceless thunder that's got no name .
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4,045  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
my little baby of mine You might have known me if I had mentioned my name A lot of years have come and gone but I haven't changed I had more hair then and I got a bit fat But there ain't nothing wrong with that My my my my my little baby of mine First loves are sure tough to leave behind My my my my my Little baby of mine I still think about you from time to time I was standing on the corner with my best friend He say's "You know what goes around comes back again If you prowlin' around like a neighborhood cay There ain't nothin' wrong with that My my my my my little baby of mine First loves are sure tough to leave behind My my my my my Little baby of mine I still think about you from time to time It's not what you do that doesn't matter to me As long as you're where you hope to be OK well let's try to keep it at that There ain't nothin' wrong with that My my my my my little baby of mine First loves are sure tough to leave behind My my my my my Little baby of mine I still think about you from time to time No matter what you do or what you try to say While oyu're out there try to keep the wolves at bay Maybe for that or this or tit for tat There ain't nothing wrong with that My my my my my little baby of mine First loves are sure tough to leave behind My my my my my Little baby of mine I still think about you from time to time
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4,097  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
one for the memory What's all this talk about a man being lost when his woman walks away . Talk's just talk and I had a thought i'm thinkin' who needs'em anyway I've had some down time I guess that's true but i'm feeling better now than then and give me two more here and set'em down side by side We'll make it one for the memory and one for the pain . Who can depend on a broken man when he's down on bended knee Cause he ain't really at the end when all he needs is a few good friends I've had some down time I guess that's true but i'm feeling better now than then and give me two more here and set'em down side by side We'll make it one for the memory and one for the pain . And look at me the epitome of a man who's been thrown away But I found me a friend in Jesus and thank God he's a drinkin' man I've had some down time I guess that's true but i'm feeling better now than then and give me two more here and set'em down side by side We'll make it one for the memory and one for the pain .
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3,945  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
mona lisa can't smile I never knew that I could feel this way I'm in over my head and you're to blame You seem to be something I didn't even know that i want I'd seen it all before and done most in my time But someone like you had never crossed my mind You seem to be something I didn't even know that I want When you stepped into the room and I saw you smile With the face of an angel and your soul on fire The Mona Lisa can't smile like you do The Mona Lisa can't smile like you do It never seemed to matter much before about who I was or where I was going You seem to be something I didn't even know that I want That's all changed and I want what I know Got a hold of it now and I can't let go You seem to be something I didn't even know that I want You seem to be something I didn't even know that I want
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4,642  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
moondance I usually record originals on here , but for fun here's my interpretation of Van Morrison's "Moondance"
Received lots of comments & props
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Gary Oneill - All instruments
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
merry go round I love you You love him He loves him tooBut you don't see he'll never be in love with you And we go round and round on this merry go round I'll chase you and you'll chase him around this carousel on only a whim You break up and then you make up and then you fall apart Don't you know about his ego He'll only break your heart And we go round and round on this merry go round I'll chase you and you'll chase him around this carousel on only a whim He needs you to stroke his self confidence You're only a trinket of mere innocence And we go round and round on this merry go round I'll chase you and you'll chase him around this carousel on only a whim Who cheered you up when you feel low down Only me you don't see and we go one more round And we go round and round on this merry go round I'll chase you and you'll chase him around this carousel on only a whim
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
i'd do it all over again A moment ago I told you so and now you say you want to hear it again Alright then you know that I love you And in case you missed the last time we kissed You know I wouldn't be mad if I , if I had to do it all over again But now it ain't been smooth we all know it's true All the hard times a man and a woman go through but you You know i'd do it all over again You know i'd do it all over again . And I suppose if I held you close and whispered in your ear All the things you want to hear And if this led to that & that led to this and ended in more than a simple kiss You know i'd do it all over again You know i'd do it all over again But now it ain't been smooth we all know it's true All the hard times a man and a woman go through but you You know i'd do it all over again You know i'd do it all over again .
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4,417  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
won't be sad for long I said baby gots to be movin' on Long before that sunrise you i'll be gone but baby you won't be sad for long . And baby I remember all the good times we shared I thought we had a love that was goin' somewheres but baby you won't be sad for long I admit baby I must have been some kind of fool To let you run around with your golden rule but baby you won't be sad for long I see you crying now but that won't last Cause the kind of tears you cry well they sure dry awful fast , but baby you won't be sad for long . Don't bother saying what I heard was lies They ain't just rumors I seen with my own eyes but I won't be sad for long So i'm goin' now baby you know it's time for me to leave And I know it won't be long before you replace me but I won't be sad for long . And don't you be lookin' for me out your back door There'll be the biggest cloud of dust you ever saw but I won't be sad for long . I see you crying now but that won't last Cause the kind of tears you cry well they sure dry awful fast , but baby you won't be sad for long . .
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4,449  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
getting stoned Yea I know that you gotta go but i'm gonna stay here , With one arm on the bar and lazy eyelids And stare at the wall and search for my matches You think you got it all and then something crazy happens And i'm getting stoned and i'm getting stoned . Yes i'll have another beer here give me some matches I thought this was a disco bar Where are all the dancers? I guess i'll stare at the wall and search for my matches Just when you think you got it all something crazy always happens . And i'm getting stoned , and i'm getting stoned Yes i'll have another beer here and think things over It all seems a bit more clear when i'm less than sober I'll stare at the wall and search for my matches You think you got it all and then something crazy happens And i'm getting stoned And i'm getting stoned I'll chase down some bright city lights and wait for the old dawn , Work my way back to my flat and if she's all gone , I'll stare at the wall and search for my matches You think you got it all and then something crazy always happens And i'm getting stoned And i'm getting stoned
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3,732  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
am i in love Am I in love what is this feeling My heart's hung up my head is reelin' I can't believe that this has happened to me . Am I in love it makes me wonder It makes my heart feel like thunder Imagine me I can't believe that it's for real Call her on the phone well I hope she is at home come on talk to me Say listen baby what's the deal I know you know just how I feel talk to me talk to me talk to me . Am I in love i'm hesitating I want to move but I keep waiting a bit confused but what more can I do . Am I in love well I ain't lyin' when I tell that girl i'm dyin' but does she think what does she think about me Call her on the phone well I hope she is at home come on talk to me Say listen baby what's the deal I know you know just how I feel talk to me talk to me talk to me . Am I in love I sent her flowers hung on the phone and talked for hours What does she think what does she think about me . Am I in love I must've told her a million times I want to hold her but does she hear no not a word I say . Call her on the phone well I hope she is at home come on talk to me Say listen baby what's the deal I know you know just how I feel talk to me talk to me talk to me .
Received lots of comments & props
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
love's reply Love's sleeping , love's bleeding , love's needing , love's denied , I'm crying , relying , on my love's reply She doesn't need me I heard her reply , why should I try? , why should I try? I tried to , hold on to , a love that should have died , Can't let it , accept it , never heard your goodbye She doesn't need me I heard her reply , why should I try? , why should I try? What could I tell her , too late to stop her She gave her last reply . Talk it out , work it out , before you should decide , For once I , feel helpless , there's more than meets the eye She doesn't need me I heard her reply , why should I try? , why should I try? I guess it's , all over , all my lies have been tried , She's leaving , she's leaving , one last jab to my pride She doesn't need me I heard her reply , why should I try? , why should I try? why should I try? , why should I try?
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
Smile I've been looking for blue skies nearly all my life and more often than not it's just been rain rain rain rain . I try to keep it all in stride I try yo keep my eyeballs dry I just smile smile smile (Keep smiling you gotta keep smiling) smile smile smile (keep smiling you gotta keep smiling) There's special sayings for every occasion here's one for today If you get lemons then you just make lemonade ade ade ade I try to keep it all in stride I try yo keep my eyeballs dry I just smile smile smile (Keep smiling you gotta keep smiling) smile smile smile (keep smiling you gotta keep smiling) Well though Bob might not be my uncle I hope at least he's a kissing cousin Could be that "Bob's Your Uncle" too? I try to keep it all in stride I try yo keep my eyeballs dry I just smile smile smile (Keep smiling you gotta keep smiling) smile smile smile (keep smiling you gotta keep smiling)
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4,370  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
sleight of hand I got a feeling that everything's fine Might mean some changes for me Maybe i'll be smiling on the sunnier side Tapping my happy feet . I feel like an optimist-magician sleight of hand on command I'll prestidigitate a smile on my face It might look funny It might seem funny It sure feels different on me . I look to my left then I look to my rirght Quite a rare sight to see Perched on my shoulders with ridiculous grins Two bluebirds chillin' with me I feel like an optimist-magician sleight of hand on command I'll prestidigitate a smile on my face It might look funny It might seem funny It sure feels different on me . I won't walk around thinkin' things are all down that's not how I want to be , Taking my frown turning it upside down It's much more nicer to see . I feel like an optimist-magician sleight of hand on command I'll prestidigitate a smile on my face It might look funny It might seem funny It sure feels different on me .
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4,774  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
was datchu Strollin' home on my bowlin' night , Dropped by the diner just to have a bite , Ordered up some french fries and a burger with cheese , I thought I heard you say "Coffee tea or me" Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? In this last chance truck stop a real coffee dive Sitting at the counter drunk out of my mind , Was that a twinkle when you set the coffee down? , Was that a smile just before you turned around? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? I sat there held my breath and waited for more I couldn't say that I had ever seen her before , A friendly little waitress just as cute as can be , Does she smile for everyone or was it just me? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? I finished up my burger and I finished my fries , When she totalled up the tab I tried to catch her eye I said another cup of coffee is just what I need That's when she turned around and she winked at me Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? Was dat'chu? Was dat'chu? Was dat chu winking at me? I saw you I saw you I saw you winking at me
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4,577  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
I saw it all on tv I saw where y'all went down to New Orleans , down to the Mardi Gras and you danced out in the street , too much alcohol I suppose and the cameras caught you a little out of control You know I saw it all and I saw it all on TV . I guess you got the urge to flash the crowd and you tossed your shirt and out they popped into view Too much alcohol I suppose and the cameras caught you just a little overexposed . You know I saw it all and I saw it all on TV . You shook'em up and you pushed them out so proud You called out and then tossed your beads down to the crowd Did a little bit of the Gypsy Rose and the cameras caught you for a "Cops" episode You know I saw it all and I saw it all on TV .
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3,774  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
for years one more drink mama just to carry me home I don't need nobody's help I can make it on my own , I been praying for change but it all seems to stay the same You see that I been doing this for years now Maybe too many memories bouncin' round inside my head Causin' me to think about things I had put away yea yea yea , Pulling down all those walls showing me what I don't want to see I see that you been gone for years now I can find my own way home Time to find my own way home I can find my own way home I been doing this for years I spent so much time just sittin' right here Tried to sort it all out what it was that you was talkin' about It never made much sense when you said you'd never see me again Well that's been echoing for years now. Guess I could lie and say that it don't matter to me Hide behind all those lies to make it seem more unreal It might work sometime everywhere but here Well i been missing you for years now I can find my own way home Time to find my own way home I can find my own way home I been doing this for years
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4,871  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
Ready To Burn How many times have I fallen in love You'd think that more than once would be more than enough But when there's smoke there's fire , where there's smoke there's fire and man i'm ready to burn Standin' on the corner I can watch'em walk by If they give a little wiggle and a big wicked smile But when there's smoke there's fire , where there's smoke there's fire and man i'm ready to burn Am I real concerned about cause and effect Am I wearin' out? well it ain't happened yet I got no issues I got no regrets and though i'm only smokin' man i'm ready to burn . I wish I could find some quality time to spend with every girl that gives me the eye . But when there's smoke there's fire , where there's smoke there's fire and man i'm ready to burn
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4,464  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
red skies green eyes Better be , cautious , storms on the rise , Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Batten down , for rough seas , tides are running high Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Cloudin' up , heavy showers , storm rollin' in Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Stand by for nasty weather , nothing like woman scorned Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight Red skies green eyes I ain't ever going home tonight
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4,293  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
let em roll If I had me some well i'd roll one right now , make a plan with the zig-zag man and let'em roll all night long And i'd Stroll odown the road with a smooth little move Pull a number right out of my hand and Let'em roll all night long Let'em roll all night long make a plan with the zig-zag man and let'em roll all night long Things are tight where I come from and most times I can't get me none and if you got more than you need just let'em roll all over me And if i had me some i'd share with everyone , let me roll you a number darlin' and we'll let'em roll on just for fun. Let'em roll all night long make a plan with the zig-zag man and let'em roll all night long
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12,434  
Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
penn station Me and my friend were at Penn Station waiting for a train to come , with a look in her eye I could feel my brain starting to hum . Her hand felt so soft as I held it oh so tight I smiled at her she smiled back then I finally saw the light . I think I fell in love at Penn Station tonight We started kissing and everything was alright She's the best little woman that I'd ever seen with short brown hair and them tight fittin' denim jeans I think I fell in love in Penn Station tonight I held her ticket and I held on to her sweetest little lovesick glare The people all around us we never noticed that they were there She said she loved me I said I loved her too I wrapped myself around her I was stuck to her like glue . I think I fell in love at Penn Station tonight We started kissing and everything was alright She's the best little woman that I'd ever seen with short brown hair and them tight fittin' denim jeans I think I fell in love in Penn Station tonight The train pulled in the station we walked on down to track number three I was still holding on to her when the train started to leave , I'm already seeing blue skies instead of gray I'll be loving that good woman for the rest of my days I think I fell in love at Penn Station tonight We started kissing and everything was alright She's the best little woman that I'd ever seen with short brown hair and them tight fittin' denim jeans I think I fell in love in Penn Station tonight
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
Video
Rahway, New Jersey
put your favorite record on Put your favorite record on play it all night long you don't have to go to bed with the music in your head put your favorite record on . It could be the Rolling Stones It could be George Jones or the Beatles from the past good music always last put your favorite record on Put your favorite record on music soft or vocal strong Mix the treble and the bass bring a smile to your face Put your favorite record on You could choose a funny tune or one that makes you swoon or a song to reminisce about her goodbye kiss put your favorite record on Let your favorite record play it will make your day cast your troubles out the door let it move you cross the floor put your favorite record on Put your favorite record on dance from dusk til dawn Be a servant to the beat sing along or move your feet Put your favorite record on You might enjoy the folkie scene you might like that metal scream Buddy Holly Elton John Marvin Gaye "Let's Get It On" Put your favorite record on Let your favorite record go play it loud or play it low Through the speakers through the phones in a crowd or all alone put your favorite record on It could make you think of now It could make you think of then You don't have to question why how it makes you feel inside Put your favorite record on
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Gary Oneill - Songwriter
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Rahway, New Jersey
z beta id It was something I said I said i'd never forget , It was something i said , I said i'd never forget , It escapes me now so I guess it hasn't happened yet . Does the sun king reside in the eye of an Aztec ruin , and do the sunbirds fly thru the eye of this Aztec moon . Am mayan just crazy , or just a little tic on the lun , Am mayan just crazy , or just a little tic on the lun , Am mayan just crazy , or just a little tic on the lun I was reading the paper when I read I was really in bed , And as the words turned clearer they untranslated my head , Inthe flash of a moment I understood "wokken in ted" In the brill crosswire a code "code brokken de sped" If a cast iron shadow should pass upon my wall , and de feet be deployed to quickly rise and stall , If the movement confuses have I learned nothing at all , If the movement confuses have I learned nothing at all , If the movement confuses have I learned nothing at all
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it'll be too late There is something missing from your life and you really need it There's a hole in your happiness and it's sadly bleeding , Well you say you'll check it out one day You'll put it off until it gets in your way If you wait too long you'll lose your chance it'll be too late . Is it God is it love is it peace or is it simply money , Are pockets digging in just to pay off the cunning Or is he wearing deep in your soul If you ignore it it will take control If you wait too long you'll lose your mind it'll be too late . Don't be troubled all the way through Give yourself the break you need Solve the puzzle gather some clues There's none so blind who will not see . There is something missing from your life if you're gonna complete it Don't you see that time is draggin' you down and all your worth is depleted Don't be afraid to face the truth Take steps to change your gray skies to blue If you wait too long you'll lose yourself it'll be too late .
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in case I cry tonight How could I have known that you'd grown tired of me , hidden emotions are so hard to see But it's alright cause I don't mind , just dim the lights in case I cry tonight I know it ain't easy being the one to leave I wanna step outside your life and be who you see But it's alright cause I don't mind , just dim the lights in case I cry tonight And though I don't own you I had called you mine , nobody's got a lock on love and life is so unkind But it's alright cause I don't mind , just dim the lights in case I cry tonight So go ahead and leave me you know I really don't care , I got a whole life to live with just one more cross to bear But it's alright cause I don't mind , just dim the lights in case I cry tonight
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train song Hey lawdy mama life's a train Hallelujah this train is strange You never know what's up around the bend or where you're going til you reach the end It's just an old cold engine smokin' puff and steam It's a poor man's nightmare it's another man's dream She might ride a little rough going over the rails but i guess it's better than walking on nails Hey lawdy mama life's a train Hey lawdy mama life's a train Hellelujah this train is strange You get your ticket and you take your seat while the miles go by underneath your feet You might feel some locomotion from side to side it's best to sit back and enjoy the ride She might ride a little rough going over the rails but i guess it's better than walking on nails Hey lawdy mama life's a train Hey lawdy mama life's a train Hallelujah this train is strange you take your ticket You take your ticket You take your seat While the miles go by underneath your feet It's an old cold engine smokin' puff and steam It's a poor man's nightmare It's another man's dream She might ride a little rough going over the rails but i guess it's better than walking on nails Hey lawdy mama life's a train
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blue eyes If ice cream vendors and big time spenders are leaving you cold , and you're still looking for someone who can warm your soul . Then baby look at me I got blues and that's just what you need Cause people who got them blue eyes you know we aims to please . If cocaine users & gambling losers are leaving you dry Don't go any further just look past your shoulder I won't tell you no lie Then baby look at me I got blues and that's just what you need Cause people who got them blue eyes you know we aims to please . Don't need no boozers or one liner musers They'd never keep you satisfied , If you had it with those guys put your trust in my blue eyes i'm waiting for you outside . If industrial wasters and wallpaper pasters are blowing your stack Look in my direction and direct your attention sit back and relax Then baby look at me I got blues and that's just what you need Cause people who got them blue eyes you know we aims to please .
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And The Song Says So you thought that when you left I'd take the next flight to the moon , or board up all my windows lock myself inside this room , You said I couldn't live without you but you couldn't leave too soon for me And the song says that I can't live without you , my life always has to be about you And the song says that I can't live without you , without you Every night I play my radio to hear some rock'n'roll , the son's about some broken heart who's gone and lost control He's singing to her on his knees come on back for all it's worth And the song says that I can't live without you , my life always has to be about you And the song says that I can't live without you , without you You think I lost my life line , just because i been refused but resorting to get on my knees id rather be reclused If I had my choice about I would rather kidd And the song says that I can't live without you , my life always has to be about you And the song says that I can't live without you , without you
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call me jenny Call me Jenny , it don't matter where or when , Cause I know you love me honey and I just wanna be your man I watch you rockin' and rollin' all night long honey and I do believe that you got a rock'n'roll soul I'll leave my cell phone on You can call me anytime you just call me Jenny I just wanna be your man . Call me Jenny , it don't matter where or when , Cause I know you love me honey and I just wanna be your man Down at the soda shop you was shakin' your pony tyail honey If anybody could of read my mind I might have spent the night in jail I'll leave my cell phone on You can call me anytime you just call me Jenny I just wanna be your man Call me Jenny , it don't matter where or when , Cause I know you love me honey and I just wanna be your man I seen you walkin' around in your bobby socks and jeans , a tricked out little poodle sweater and saddle shoes on your feet I'll leave my cell phone on you can call me anytime you just call me Jenny I just wanna be your man
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somethings got me inside Something's got me inside that something when I look in your eyes , Something's locked on to me that's one thing I can't deny I'm gonna chase it down with love , You know this little girl's got me feeling so high Now that's one thing that just can't be denied . Something won't let me be and that's something I can't seem to hide , I don't want to be freed from feelings tumbling of a thousand butterflies I'm gonna chase it down with love , You know this little girl's got me feeling so high Now that's one thing that just can't be denied . Somethings got a hold on me it's like falling from the deep blue sky , Somethings got me inside I know i'm dreaming cause I never fell from so high I'm gonna chase it down with love , You know this little girl's got me feeling so high Now that's one thing that just can't be denied . Now that's one thing , that just can't be denied
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pink fingers Extraordinary slim pink fingers , amplified by the rings that she wore , Cadenced tattoos on a coffee table pedal digits backbeat on the florr I said yea , ooh hoo , ah Pink Fingers , ah yea yea , she's got one touch fingers She was waiting on some flash & a label , pointed shoes and a three piece suit , A credit card and just a splash of Sable , an old school tie if it impresses you I said yea , ooh hoo , ah Pink Fingers , ah yea yea , she's got one touch fingers She spends her time nursing "Harveys" in a stall glass , waiting on some status that ain't gonna show . Lees her expenses for the dress and a hotel a yuffie fluffie with no squeeze in tow I said yea , ooh hoo , ah Pink Fingers , ah yea yea , she's got one touch fingers
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bleeding rock n roll I got chops like Bonham , I can play like Moon , But i'm stuck here nightly playin' this country tune , Straight two step time , four hours a night , not one fill to set me right (don'cha know that) They can dress you up right to the nines , Play Patsy Cline til you lose your mind They got Texas swing and country thunder rolls on . But my ears keeping bleeding for a rock'n'roll song I made my way to this shit hole Jersey town The bus broke down so I just hung around While I was headed for a break in L.A. The local band asked for my help ( don't know what to say except that) They can dress you up right to the nines , Play Patsy Cline til you lose your mind They got Texas swing and country thunder rolls on . But my ears keeping bleeding for a rock'n'roll song When I make enough I'm gonna leave this town In the dusty dust and i'm California bound , I'm gonna buy me a brand new pair of sticks L.A. open up your gate let me get my kicks ( cause i'm a City Hick) They can dress you up right to the nines , Play Patsy Cline til you lose your mind They got Texas swing and country thunder rolls on . But my ears keeping bleeding for a rock'n'roll song
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lonely too long I know you won't see me I know you won't phone , I know you won't answer , but I know you're home , I know the sequence we done this all before Yea baby cause I know I don't like being alone Lonely too long , lonely since you been gone , Lonely too long lonely since you been gone , I know the sequence we done this all before yea baby cause I know I don't like being alone. I said some dumb things I guess I did not mean , You said go pack your things , I said no baby please . Ain't that what happened? I won't say that no more Yea baby cause I know I don't like being alone I know you know my kind I know we're all alike , I know you got me pegged , you got me dead to rights I know you shouldn't but give me one more try , Yea baby but I know I don't like being alone Lonely too long Lonely since you been gone , Lonely too long Lonely since you been gone , I know you shouldn't but give me one more try , Yea baby cause I know I don't like being alone.
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until the fat lady sings You can still dream , if you want to , Still dream your dream , if you want to I've heard it said , it ain't over yet until the fat lady sings , until the fat lady sings Yu can still cry , if you want to , Still cry and cry if you want to I've heard it said , it ain't over yet until the fat lady sings , until the fat lady sings It all must just , just seem so hard , Can't understand , why things are the way they are However it plauyed no one's to blame , it's just the way things are I can still dream , if i want to , still dream my dream , if I want to I've heard it said , it ain't over yet until the fat lady sings , until the fat lady sings
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find your heart Walk on if you don't think you're ready , False starts I've had my share already , Walk on if you need time to find your heart . Walk on maybe we'll both forget it , no harm no damage no regrettin' Walk on if you need time to find your heart Mixed emotions well they do run run they do run run , and I can't blame you if you do run run away It's alright see if the flame still lingers . hot sparks burned down to instant cinders , It's alright if you need time to find your heart It's alright I know the feeling so well , you're tired it seems so hard to know when , it's alright if you need time to find your heart Mixed emotions well they do run run they do run run , and I can't blame you if you do run run away Walk on maybe we'll both forget it , no harm no damage no regrettin' Walk on if you need time to find your heart
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babys gone I'm lookin' good as the morning man Three day stubble on my my chin . Fact is i'm distracted , tryin' to face the nasty fact that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Blues Blues Blues I heard the blues man is comin' to town I guess the word's been spreadin' around that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Coffee's cold in my cup , and I don't seem to mind much Fact is i'm distracted , tryin' to face the nasty fact that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Blues Blues Blues I heard the blues man is comin' to town I guess the word's been spreadin' around that you're gone ba ba baby's gone I'm lookin' good as the morning man time's been hanging on my hands Fact is i'm distracted , tryin' to face the nasty fact that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Blues Blues Blues I heard the blues man is comin' to town I guess the word's been spreadin' around that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Smokes been makin' my voice rough Ashes floating there in my cup Fact is i'm distracted , tryin' to face the nasty fact that you're gone ba ba baby's gone Blues Blues Blues I heard the blues man is comin' to town I guess the word's been spreadin' around that you're gone ba ba baby's gone
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one more little stone One more little stone in the bottom of my shoe , I tried tip toeing around but I picked up quite a few , I got one stone for the sinner in me , I got on stone for the night , One stone for every morning that I couldn't face the bright daylight And I got one more stone in my shoe I got one more stone in my shoe One more little stone in the bottom of my shoe I ain't talkin' bout a stroll downtown it's strictly walkin' man blues And I got one stone for the warden lord and i got one stone for the time One stone for the damage done and one more stone that I must call mine And I got one more stone in my shoe I got one more stone in my shoe I'd like to find a place where I could just sit down Take off these shoes and pour all these pebbles out. One more little stone in the bottom of my shoe I got more stones now than I could ever use and I got one stone for each roll of the dice I got one stone for the cards One stone for my belief there was a time when it wasn't so hard And I got one more stone in my shoe I got one more stone in my shoe One more little stone in the bottom of my shoe I got all sorts of stones for all my points of view and I got One stone for the home I left and one for my workin' hands One stone for the life I led and for when I did not take a chance And I got one more stone in my shoe I got one more stone in my shoe And I got one more stone in my shoe I got one more stone in my shoe
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sing Well I don't (well I don't) sing all that well hell I cannot sing at all (do do do do) Whenn the good lord was passin' out voices II was passed out) I was passed out in the hall And it ain't like I don't know how cause I do know all the chords (do do do do) But some folks have compared my voice to (nothing more) nothing more than a roomful of noise I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) This is me and I'm standing right here and (lord knows) lord knows I gotta sing I'll admit it could be better Man it coulda been a whole lot worse (do do do do) Suppose I sing a real long song and ( I remember) I remember every word What if I sang real loud right up close to the microphone (do do do do) Bet'cha everybody gonna bitch'n'moan and flip me off on the way out the door I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) Throw my voive into overdrive and see if anybody left alive Hot damn here I am up front center stage (do do do do) Crackin' and Breakin' my voice cause every note is so out of range but like all good things in life they must come to an end ( do do do do) I'm gonna end this here with a (little help) a little help from my friends I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) I gotta sing (yea yea I gotta sing) Everybody knows it's in my soul (and lord knows) lord knows I gotta sing
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somebody's baby I just want to be somebody's baby , a sparkle in somebody's eye Someone to hold when i'm lonely , and tell me that i'm on her mind I know that it's elemental , I know that it's quintessential. I just want to be somebody's baby , a momnent in somebody's time , The continuing source of somebody's day dream the trace in somebody's smile I know that it's elemental , I know that it's quintessential. I just wanna be somebody's baby , the reason for somebody's sigh The continuing source of somebody's daydream , close to somebody's side I know that it's elemental , I know that it's quintessential.
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miss sunshine She's looking fine , she's looking good She'll always love me She said she would I took hetr life beneath a tree We'd be together she said to me It was a lie , in love we'd die She wasn't mine now I miss sunshine oh oh sun shine We took a walk the sun was warm We're holding hands thought love was born She said it's not and she did laugh My heart she held it broke in half It was a lie , in love we'd die She wasn't mine now I miss sunshine oh oh sun shine The things she said were all untrue Goodbye sunshine goodbye to you Her love was hot her touch was cold i took her life she took my soul It was a lie , in love we'd die She wasn't mine now I miss sunshine oh oh sun shine\ My love she stole I plunged my steel I gave my all thought love was real Deep in the ground , blood on my hands The judge he says the guilty stands It was a lie , in love we'd die She wasn't mine now I miss sunshine oh oh sun shine
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sweet woman Keep your eyes on the night Be aware of who you're holding tight Morning makes monsters of the best of them You might feel better sleeping with man's best friend Oh I don't know if you're the same sweet woman Oh I don't know who you really are Moonlight brings magic candles and wine and some sweet mama curled up by your side But morning brings hard light to your eyes and you might feel better if you weren't alive Oh I don't know if you're the same sweet woman Oh I don't know who you really are What's soft in the shadows made up in curls It's hard to believe they could be the same two girls But breeding and manners and social grace prevents an exclamation of "YIKES" right to her face Oh I don't know if you're the same sweet woman Oh I don't know who you really are Questions unanswered of ancestral lines might put an end to those thoughts of suicide But what's not apparent is so easy to see Something somewhere lifted it's leg on her family tree Oh I don't know if you're the same sweet woman Oh I don't know who you really are Oh I don't know if you're the same sweet woman Oh I don't know who you really are
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lost faith I don't believe in you anymore Everything you said was a lie You said to me that we could be Now I see you with some other guy I lost faith in God and I lost faith in you You let me down for one last time what am I to do? Like's a lesson in futility I see it happening every day Every time it's made a fool out of me I'm at a loss at what to say to cause I Lost faith in love and I lost faith in friends They let me down time & time again When will it all end. Its better to have loved and lost then never to have loved at all My broken heart knows better now Safe within these olf gray walls I lost faith in hope & I lost faith in truth Lost faith in innocence Lost faith in youth
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one foot one before the other I got a lot of things that i got to say It seems you heard what I heard that you heard today , I see you thinking but what happened hadn't happened that way Wait a minute I'll try to tell it to you my way We were dancin' , just slow dancin' No bump and grind , just passin' time She likes dancin' real slow dancin' When push comes to shove , what was I thinking of I caught her eye and she came up talking to me I tried to lie nut she saw right thru me , I caught her smile looking just as cute as can be She's next to me sayin' "Let's let come what may be" I was drinkin' she was drinkin' We caught a buzz , that's all it was , We were dancin' , just slow dancin' When push comes to shove , What was I thinkin' of It seems to me apologies in order today Can't you see I was more like a victim than prey , Whatever happened , just happened OK? Wait a minute , baby don't start walkin' away. She was laughin' I was laughin' Her hand fell in mine , We couldn't feel more fine She liked dancin' , just slow dancin' When push comes to shove , What was I thinking of?
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missing pieces I used to buy you presents for no reason at all that was before you started receiving all those mysterious late night phone calls And that's a piece that's missing from my heart Ever since you went & broke it all apart All your words couldn't make it any better When I tried to put it back together It used to feel so right you lying here in my arms I'd squeeze & hold you tight and you cuddle up so warm And that's a piece that's missing from my heart Ever since you went & broke it all apart All your words couldn't make it any better When I tried to put it back together I used to call you everyday to say i'll be home real soon But since you broke my heart in two I find another pieve that's missing too And that's a piece that's missing from my heart Ever since you went & broke it all apart All your words couldn't make it any better When I tried to put it back together Now I have to look away The hurt inside grows more And we have nothing left to say And daily life becomes a chore And that's a piece that's missing from my heart Ever since you went & broke it all apart All your words couldn't make it any better When I tried to put it back together
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