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You were talking so brave and so sweet
Giving me head on the unmade bed
While the limousines wait in the street.
Those were the reasons and that was New York, we were running for the money and the flesh.
And that was called love for the workers in song, probably still is for those of them left.”
I'm writing you now just to see if you're better.
New York is cold, but I like where I'm living
There's music on Clinton Street all through the evening.”
Put a jacuzzi on the seven train”
She said my name is Renee
I said I got a whole lot to say
So may I walk you to your subway
She said if you want
So yo, we started talking
I brought two franks and two drinks
And we began walking”
Treat the last record I broke just like a rival
Uh, I'm New York before it turned into a bike lane”
All your faces, going places.”
That a thief stole my heart while she was making up her mind
I heard she lives in Brooklyn with the cool
And goes crazy over that New York scene on 7th Avenue.
But I used to wait at the diner a million nights without her
Praying she won't cancel again tonight
And the waiter served my coffee with a consolation sigh
You remind Anna, if she asks why.”
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