Off Night Backstreet

Album: Don Juan's Reckless Daughter (1977)
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  • Maybe I'm just kidding myself when I say, "I love you"
    I don't know
    Loving without trusting
    You get frostbite and sunstroke
    I wish I felt nothing
    You pimp
    Laughing and strutting her
    To my chartered seat
    Your old off night backstreet

    It's been stinger to stinger, darlin'
    It's been heart to heart
    You still keep me from finishing
    Any new love I start
    Now she's moved in with you
    She's keeping your house neat
    And your sheets sweet
    And I'm your off night backstreet

    I can feel your fingers
    Feeling my face
    There are some lines you put there
    And some you erase

    Maybe I'm just dramatizing
    I don't care
    It's home it can be heaven
    When we play fair
    But these sentimental journeys
    Late at night
    High in some back room
    You're calling me
    To be your off night back street

    You give me such pleasure
    You bring me such pain
    Who left her long black hair
    In our bathtub drain? Writer/s: Joni Mitchell
    Publisher: Crazy Crow Music / Siquomb Music Publishing, RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
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