© 2018 by Zingaro Blue

50 Dollars

Written by Mario Price & Lesley Neesham

50 DOLLARS

 

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Cm

Small town people with their small town minds

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Stories full of gossip filled with small town crimes I owe I owe

Cm

Your family's been living there for centuries

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And childhood friends become your enemies I owe I owe

 

G#

You take care of what your future brings

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Or you'll never know which way your fate may swing I owe I owe

 

G#

He was waiting in the lobby he was so pristine

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You could say he's gorgeous he's a man of means I owe I owe

 

Cm

Give me fifty dollars for the hotel room

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With views that overlook the garden that is now in bloom I owe I owe

Cm

So I can take it down the road to the Deli-Man

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I owe him 50 dollars for that leg of lamb I owe I owe

G#

The deli-man was happy with a smiling face

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And standing at the corner, she was dressed in lace I owe I owe

G#

Handing her the money, which was overdue

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He thanked her for the credit and hoped to see her soon I owe I owe

 

Fm                                                                      Cm

Small town with overheads, Price tags and heavy debts

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Loan sharks and duty calls, Tax man and Tarif wars

Fm                                                                     Cm

High pay insurance rates, No money in the bank today

Fm                                                                     Gm

Surcharge on risky dues, Bad luck and catastrophic news

 

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