Paradise City



Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me homeTake me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
Just an urchin livin' under the streetI'm a hard case that's tough to beatI'm your charity caseSo buy me somethin' to eatI'll pay you at another timeTake it to the end of the line
Rags to richesOr so they sayYou gottaKeep pushin' for the fortune and fameYou know it's, it's all a gambleWhen it's just a gameYou treat it like a capitol crimeEverybody's doin' their time
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me homeTake me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyTake me home
Strapped in the chair of the city's gas chamberWhy I'm here, I can't quite rememberThe surgoen general say's it's hazardous to breatheI'd have another cigaretteBut I can't seeTell me who you're gonna believe
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyTake me home, yeah hey eyeahTake me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
So far awaySo far awaySo far awaySo far away
Capitain America's been torn apartNow he's a court jesterWith a broken heartHe said turn me aroundAnd take me back to the startI must be losing my mind"Are you blind?!"I've seen it all a million times
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyTake me home, yeah hey eyeahTake me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyTake me home, yeah hey eyeahTake me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
I want to goI want to knowOh, won't you please take me home
I want to seeOh, look at meOh, won't you please take me home
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyTake me home,Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
Take me downOh yeahBeat me downOh, won't you please take me home
I want to seeOh, look at meOh, won't you please take me home
I want to seeBoy, I'm gonna be meanOh, oh take me home
Take me down to the paradise cityWhere the grass is greenAnd the girls are prettyOh, won't you please take me home
I want to goI want to knowOh, won't you please take me hooooooomeBaby