Roxy Music - Virginia Plain 1972
Make me a deal and make it straight
All signed and sealed, I´ll take it
To Robert E. Lee iIll show it
I hope and pray he don´t blow it ´cause
We´ve been around a long time
just try try try tryin´ to Make the big time.
Take me on a roller coaster
Take me for an airplane ride
Take me for a six days wonder but don´t you
Don´t you throw my pride aside besides
What´s real and make believe
Baby jane´s in acapulco
we are flyin´ down to Rio.
Throw me a line I´m sinking fast
Clutching at straws can´t make it
Havana sound we´re trying
hard edge the hipster jiving
Last picture shows down the drive-in
You´re so sheer you´re so chic
Teenage rebel of the week.
Flavours of the mountain steamline
Midnight blue casino floors
Dance the cha-cha through till sunrise
Open up exclusive doors oh wow!
Just like flamingos look the same
So me and you, just we two
got to search for something new.
Far beyond the pale horizon
Some place near the desert strand
Where my studebaker takes me
That´s where I´ll make my stand but wait
Can´t you see that holzer mane?
What´s her name virginia plain