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What I want, I gotta have.
 

Four side-by-side, stock quadrajet,

Goes nought to sixty, seven secs,

I had to have it, speed’s my fad,

An’ what I want, I gotta have.

 

Sweet sugartime, sidewalk on fire,

I looked, I winked, we shared a smile,

But then she stopped, come walkin’ back,

Cause what I want, I gotta have.

 

Battery flat, my watch has stopped,

Right outside a Rolex shop,

Checked my wedge, phoned the bank,

Cause want I want, I gotta have.

 

Blue suit, waistcoat, watch and chain,

Bespoke lining, gold la-mé

Bag it up, I’ll pay by cash,

Cause what I want, I gotta have.

 

Well, that’s about the size of it,

I have to have what makes me tick,

There’s no excuse, beyond the fact,

That what I want, I gotta have.
 

© Joseph G Dawson
07/05/2019

 






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