Gaslighting Abbie

Album: Two Against Nature (2000)
  • One plush summer you come to me ripe and ready
    And bad through and through
    With that deep mystical soul synergy pumping steady
    Between me and you

    Lovin' all the beautiful work we've done cara mia
    And it's barely July
    If we keep on boppin' until Labor Day
    Li'l miz Abbie bye bye

    What will it be some soothing herb tea?
    That might be just the thing
    Let's say we spike it with Deludin
    Or else, maybe tonight a hand of solitaire

    [Chorus]
    Flame is the game
    The game we call gas lighting Abbie
    It's a luscious invention for three
    One summer by the sea

    With the long weekend that's comin' up fast
    Let's get busy
    There's just too much to do
    That black mini looks just like the one she's been missin'
    Feels good on you

    There's a few items we need in town, allez-vous girl
    There's no time to waste
    Such as fresh cable and fifteen watt bulbs
    Couple dozen, it's a big old place

    Let's keep it light, we'll do a fright night
    With blood and everything
    Some punky laughter from the kitchen
    And then, a nice relaxing hand of solitaire

    [Chorus]

    You can choose the music
    I'll set up my gear
    Later on we'll chill and watch the fireworks from here

    How can you knock this mighty spite lock
    Check out the work itself
    A mix of elegance and function
    That's right, a tweak or two and then she's out of here

    [Chorus] Writer/s: DONALD JAY FAGEN, WALTER CARL BECKER
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Fdb from MelbourneWhatever it was originally about (and I suspect it wasn’t just a domestic spat, because DF lyrics are usually more than surface-level), it might as well be about Abbie Hoffman now.
  • Edward from Tucson, AzThis song is clearly about a flame, which is the a lucious invention for 3, making a tea and spiking with some dilaudin..some sort of narcotic...God the movie is a distant archaic term...all SD songs are about some dabbiling with self medications
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