Too Much Monkey Business

Album: After School Session (1956)
  • Runnin' to-and-fro, hard workin' at the mill
    Never fail in the mail, yeah, come a rotten bill
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Salesman talkin' to me, tryin' to run me up a creek
    Says you can buy now, gone try, you can pay me next week, ahh
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Blonde haired good looks, tryin' to get me hooked
    Want me to marry, get a home, settle down, write a book
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Same thing every day, gettin' up, goin' to school
    No need for me to complain, my objection's overruled, ahh
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Take home, something wrong, dime gone, will hold
    Order suit, hoppered up for telling me a tale, ahh
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Been to yokohama, been fightin' in the war
    Army bunk, army chow, army clothes, army car, aah
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Too much monkey business for me to be involved in

    Workin' in the fillin' station, too many tasks
    Wipe the windows, check the tires, check the oil, dollar gas
    Too much monkey business, too much monkey business
    Don't want your botheration, get away, leave me

    Too much monkey business for me Writer/s: Chuck Berry
    Publisher: ENTERTAINMENT ONE U.S. LP
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