Knocking At Your Back Door

Album: Perfect Strangers (1984)
Charted: 68 61
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  • Sweet Lucy was a dancer
    But none of us would chance her
    Because she was a samurai
    She made electric shadows
    Beyond our fingertips
    And none of us could reach that high

    She came on like a teaser
    I had to touch and please her
    Enjoy a little paradise
    The lock was in my pocket
    When Lucy met the rocket
    She never knew the reason why

    I can't deny it
    With that smile on her face
    Oh, it's not the kill
    It's the thrill of the chase

    Feel it coming
    It's knocking at the door
    You know it's no good running
    It's not against the law
    The point of no return
    And now you know the score
    And now you're learning
    What's knockin' at your back door

    Sweet Nancy was so fancy
    To get into her pants we
    Had to be the aristocracy
    The members that she toyed with
    At her city club were something in diplomacy

    So we put her on the hit list
    Of a common cunning linguist
    A master of many tongues
    And now she eases gently
    From her Austin to her Bentley
    Suddenly she feels so young

    I can't deny it
    With that smile on her face
    Oh, it's not the kill
    It's the thrill of the chase

    Feel it coming
    It's knocking at the door
    You know it's no good running
    No, it's not against the law
    The point of no return
    Now how you know the score
    And now you're learning, aha
    What's knockin' at your back door

    Sweet Lucy was a dancer
    But none of us would chance her
    Because she was a samurai
    She made electric shadows
    Beyond our fingertips
    And one of us could reach that high

    I can't deny it
    With that smile on my face
    Oh oh, it's not the kill
    It's the thrill of the chase

    Feel it coming
    Knocking at your door
    You know it's no good running
    Now it's knocking at your door
    Ah ha, knockin' at your back door Writer/s: IAN GILLAN, RITCHIE BLACKMORE, ROGER D GLOVER
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Jon Rocks On The North Coast from Elyria, Ohio"When Lucy met the Rocket" then she knew what was knocking at her back door!
  • Sim from Cleveland RocksPowerful song. The DEEP PURPLE WALL of SOUND
  • Jef from Passaic, NjI heard this song was about convincing a woman to have anal sex.
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