Jack and Diane    (video)

 

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1.     A little ditty ‚’bout Jack and Diane,

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    two American kids grown up in the heartland.

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    Jack, he’s gonna be a football star,

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    Diane debutante, back seat of Jacky’s car.

 

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2.     Suckin’ on chili dog outside the tasty freeze,

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    Diane sittin’ on Jack’s lap, he got his hands between her knees.

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    Jacky says: Hey, Diane, let’s run off behind a shady tree,

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    dribble off Bobby Brooks, let me do what I please. (sayin’)

 

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

 

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3.      Jacky sits back, reflects his thoughts for a moment,

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    scratches his head and does his best James Dean.

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    Well, then there, Diane, we oughta run off to the city,

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    Diane says: Baby, you ain’t missinnothing, Jacky says:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

 

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+      Oh, let it rock,       let it roll,

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    let the Bible belt come and save my sou......l.

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    Holdin’ on to sixteen as long as you ca......n,

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    change is comin’ round real soon, make us women and men.

 

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

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    Oh, yeah, life goes on,       long after the thrill of livin’ is gone !

 

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+       A little ditty ‚’bout Jack and Diane,

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    two American kids doin’ the best they can.

 

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    (John Cougar Mellencamp)