Living It Up

  • Eddie's got one crazy eye
    That turns him into a cartoon
    When a pretty girl comes by
    And there's nothin' here to do anymore
    He sits on the stoop all day
    Like there's something he's waiting for
    Cunt-finger Louie picks up Eddie in the alley
    He's got all those guys with him
    From that town where they all look like Frankie Valli
    They speak fluently blonde
    From her legs to her cigarette
    And Louie told Eddie that he'd fix him up
    But he ain't come back yet
    Well, you know

    It's more trouble than it's worth
    It's more trouble than it's worth
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Tell him where you are -
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Tell him where you are
    Tell him where you are

    Zero quit school
    And she lost her job again
    And then her boyfriend beat her up
    And now he won't let her in
    So she's walking by his joint
    In a black and blue dress
    She looks at Louie who elbows Eddie who says
    "Don't tell me, lemme guess."

    It's more trouble than it's worth
    He's more trouble than he's worth
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Tell him where you are
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Tell him where you are

    Well at first when it was this way
    When they're the only ones
    And you've got all these ideas
    You never tell to anyone
    There are always magnets
    Pulling each of you there
    Living every story you'd dare
    To be the only ones
    The only ones

    Oh, who are living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Oh yeah, we'll be living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Gotta be living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up
    Oh yeah, we're living it up

    Louie and Eddie found a reason then and there
    Carried her over the bridges like fluttering pages they didn't care
    In the terminal where dreams
    Let so many tickets through
    When strangers look in faces
    And see somebody there they knew
    You might meet me tomorrow
    As all the lights are blooming green
    And you're feeling a little lonely,
    A little sad, a little mean
    Remember a place
    Inside of that hotel
    Where you could do anything you want to do
    You couldn't tell

    If it's more trouble than it's worth
    Ah, this is more trouble than it's worth
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Tell him where you are
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    I'm waiting you could
    Tell him where you are
    Oh Wild and the Only ones
    Why don't you tell him where you are? Writer/s: RICKIE LEE JONES
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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