Weasel And The White Boys Cool

Album: Rickie Lee Jones (1979)
  • Sal was working at Nyro's nook in downtown
    Selling articles of congress to these people downtown
    He was pretty sleezy when I met him
    A weasel in a poor boy's wool

    Sal lives in a black vinyl pen in New Jersey
    Buys his meat from a whore next door
    Wants it rare but he gets it well
    A weasel on a short order floor

    So, Sal, say good-bye to your mom and your dad
    Sal, say good-bye to the barrio
    Sal, say good-bye to your buddies and your pals
    Angela, Perry and Mario

    Kid Sinister with the Bus Stop Blues
    A quarter could take you home
    A dime could make a dream come true
    But a weasel ain't got a dime for the phone
    ( Does a weasel got a dime for the phone ? )

    So, Sal, say good-bye to your mom and your dad
    Sal, say good-bye to the barrio
    Sal, say good-bye to your buddies and your pals
    Angela, Perry and Mario

    You dancin' in the welfare lines, Sal
    Actin' like some jerk-off fool
    When we could lay out eatin' peaches on the beaches
    A weasel in a white boy's cool
    But we're all in a white boy's school
    ( Just like a weasel ) Writer/s: ALFRED WAYNE JOHNSON, RICKIE LEE JONES
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group, RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
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