Pretty Penny

Album: Purple (1994)
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  • Have you seen your mother girl?
    Has she gone away?
    Gone away and found the pearl
    But the price she paid

    Gone, when you wake in the morning
    Gone, when you find that there's no one sleeping
    Gone, pretty Penny was her name
    She was loved and we all will miss her

    How far will you go I say, just to bait a mouse?
    Shorter lived and longer gone
    Can you figure out?

    Gone, when you wake in the morning
    Gone, when you find that there's no one sleeping
    Gone, pretty Penny was her name
    She was loved and we all will miss her

    Have you lost your sister girl?
    She's all but blown away
    Blown away and lost the pearl
    And the price she paid

    Gone, when you wake in the morning
    Gone, when you find that there's no one sleeping
    Gone, pretty Penny was her name
    She was loved and we all will miss her Writer/s: DEAN DELEO, ERIC KRETZ, ROBERT EMILE DELEO, SCOTT RICHARD WEILAND
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Gus from Fort Smith, ArOnce an addict, always an addict. When I listen to this song, Penny is how I feel about my sobriety when I fall off the wagon.
  • Nicole from Phillipsburg, NjI honestly thought this song was about a girl commeting sucide because she felt unloved by her family. Think about it i think that it makes senes.
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