Crumbliní down    (video)

 

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1. Well, some people ainít no damn good,

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††† you can't trust 'em, you can't love íem,

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††† no good deed goes unpunished.

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††† And I donít mind being their whippiní boy,

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††† Iíve had that pleasure for years and years.

 

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2. No, no, I never was a sinner, tell me what else can I do ?

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††† Second best is what you get till you learn to bend the rules.

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††† And time respects no person, and what you lift up must fall,

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††† theyíre waiting outside to claim my crumbling walls.

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††† Saw my picture in the paper, read the news around my face,

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††† now some people donít want to treat me the same.

 

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When the walls come tumbling down,

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when the walls come crumbling, crumbling,

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when the walls come tumbling, tumbling down.††††† +A - G - A - G (2x)

 

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3. Well, some people say Iím obnoxious and lazy,

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††† Iím uneducated, my opinion means nothing.

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††† But I know, Iím a real good dancer,

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†† donít need to look over my shoulder to see what Iím after.

 

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4. Everybodyís got their problems, ainít no new news here,

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††† Iím the same old trouble youíve been having for years.

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††† Donít confuse the problem with the issue, girl, itís perfectly clear,

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††† just a human desire to have you come near.

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††† Want to put my arms around you, feel your breath in my ear,

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††† you can bend me, you can break me, but you better stand clear !

 

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When the walls come tumbling down,

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when the walls come crumbling, crumbling,

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when the walls come tumbling, tumbling, tumbling, tumbling down.

 

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When the walls come tumbling down,

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when the walls come rumbling, rumbling,

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when the walls come tumbling, tumbling down.

 

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+Want to put my arms around you, feelyour breath in my ear,

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††† you can bend me, you can break me, but you better stand clear.

 

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When the walls come tumbling down,

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when the walls come crumbling, crumbling,

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when the walls come tumbling, tumbling, tumbling, tumbling !

 

+repeat last CHORUS (3x) ...

 

††† (John Cougar Mellencamp)