I Know What I Know

Album: Graceland (1986)
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  • She looked me over
    And I guess she thought I was all right
    All right in a sort of a limited way for an off-night
    She said, "don't I know you from the cinematographer's party?"
    I said, "who am I to blow against the wind?"

    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head
    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head

    She said, "there's something about you
    That really reminds me of money"
    She is the kind of a girl
    Who could say things that weren't that funny
    I said, "what does that mean?
    I really remind you of money?"
    She said, "who am I to blow against the wind?"

    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head
    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head

    She moved so easily
    All I could think of was sunlight
    I said, "aren't you the women
    Who was recently given a Fulbright?"
    She said, "don't I know you
    From the cinematographer's party?"
    I said, "who am I to blow against the wind?"

    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head
    I know what I know
    I'll sing what I said
    We come and we go
    That's a thing that I keep
    In the back of my head

    I know what I know
    I know what I know
    I know what I know
    I know what I know Writer/s: Daniel Shirinda, Paul Simon
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
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