Wild West End

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  • Stepping out to Angellucci's for my coffee beans
    Checking out the movies and the magazines
    Waitress she watches me crossing from the Barocco Bar
    I'm getting a pickup for my steel guitar
    I saw you walking out Shaftesbury Avenue
    Excuse me for talking I want to marry you
    This is the seventh heaven street to me
    Don't be so proud

    You're just another angel in the crowd
    And I'm walking in he wild west end
    Walking with your wild best friend
    And my conductress on the number nineteen
    She was a honey

    Pink toenails and hands all dirty with money
    Greasy hair easy smile
    Made me feel nineteen for a while
    And I went down to Chinatown
    In the backroom it's a man's world
    All the money go down

    Duck inside the doorway gotta duck to eat
    Right now feels alright now
    You and me we can't beat
    And a gogo dancing girl yes I saw her
    The deejay he say here's Mandy for ya
    I feel alright to see her

    But she's paid to do that stuff
    She's dancing high I move on by
    The close ups can get rough
    When you're walking in the wild west end.Writer/s: MARK KNOPFLER
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
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  • Andrés from Montevideo, UruguayAnother great song and great lyrics by Dire Straits.
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