Over 390,000 song lyrics online now!
Artist Browse | Track Browse | Search | Random Lyric | Newest Lyrics | Newest Videos | TOP 100 SITES
A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - N - M - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

Viewing Lyrics for Thats The Ticket:

Track:Thats The Ticket
Date Added:18/10/2007
Rating:not yet rated     
Watch Video
Lyrics:That's the Ticket

SOURCE: Bob Pfeffer

SOURCE'S SOURCE: Cindy Mangsen (Old Songs 1983)

COMMENTS: Composed By Art Thieme, Chicago

Lovely Nancy ran a shoe repair shop
C G7
Darling Willie brought her his boots
For to have the soles with leather bound up
C G7 C
And to have the heels elevate his foots.

"I have two pair of leather sea boots
One pair it is plumb wore through
I'll leave this pair for you to fix and polish
I'll wear the others and think of you."

"Yes, my dear, I'm going sailing
Seven years upon the sea
What is there that we can split between us
As a token of our love to be?"

"Willie dear, here's your claim ticket
Numbered eight thousand and forty-nine
I'll guard mine and you may cherish your half
As a love to-ken to last through time."

He took his ticket and went a-sailing
He sailed the sea for seven years
Until at last his boots with holes were riddled
And he figured it was time to return to her.

And on one fair October morning
He walked into the old shoe place
His slicker covered ticket eight-oh-four-nine
And his love stared blankly at his bearded face

"Lovely Nancy, pray be my bride."
"Oh no, old man, that cannot be.
I have a young love out upon the ocean
When his boots wear out he'll return to me."

He threw open his old worn raincoat,
FLASHED the ticket, eight-oh-four-nine,
"Nancy dear, it's me, I'm your true lover
Returned for my boots, and to make you mine."

"Willie dear, you have return-ed
We'll be married by the old church door
But the boots you brought for soles and heels and polish
They won't be ready till Friday at four."

This young couple were childhood sweethearts
She was a child and he was a hood
They lived a life of blissful pure devotion
My song is now ended and I think that's good.

@parody @token
filename[ THATSTKT
If don't show Lyrics for this song, can try search to LyricsEverClick Here

 Add to del.icio.us    Digg this    Reddit

FIND MP3 for Unknown - Thats The Ticket

More Unknown Lyrics:

1.   Driving Saw Logs On The Plover  view
2.   State Of Arkansaw  view
3.   Cunnla  view
4.   Down Down Down  view
5.   John John The Water Man  view
6.   Die Gute Kamerad  view
7.   Poor Old Maid  view
8.   Charlie Green Play That Thing  view
9.   Fifty Cents  view
10.   La Colombe  view

Taken from the album  by Unknown
  1. Thumbnail 2:50

    IF I HAD A TICKET (1967) by Phil Jones and the Unknown Blues

    'If I Had A Ticket'' was a single released in 1967 by Phil Jones and the Unknown Blues, an Australian sixties rhythm and blues band which had con...

    Views: 10

  2. Thumbnail 4:42

    Alicia Keys - Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)

    Alicia Keys' official music video for 'Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)'. Click to listen to Alicia Keys on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/AKeysSpot?IQid=Al...

    Views: 9

  3. Thumbnail 8:04

    I Accidentally Became Famous In Another Country

    One BuzzFeed article leads to a country-wide campaign involving newspapers, fundraising, and the highest level of government. Check out more awes...

    Views: 0

  4. Thumbnail 2:17

    Urge Overkill "Ticket To L.A." ?? - Bohemia Afterdark

    NEW Channel! Come Subscribe to Bohemia Afterdark's NEW Channel! We will be unlocking more of the music vault!

    Views: 0

  5. Thumbnail 3:54

    HONNE - Day 1 ?

    Our new album ?Love Me / Love Me Not? is out now: https://atlanti.cr/LoveMe-LoveMeNot Get tickets to our 'Love Me / Love Me Not' World Tour: ...

    Views: 0

  6. Thumbnail 2:38

    Phil Jones and The Unknown Blues - If I had a Ticket

    At a time when Melbourne was the center for great live rock music, out of Sydney came the excellent Phil Jones and the Unknown Blues with a great...

    Views: 3

  7. Thumbnail 0:55

    Traffic warden tries to ticket my bus!

    I was parked up in oldbury in the midlands, having a quick stretch of my legs and this traffic warden comes along and tells me to move! Thats str...

    Views: 0

  8. Thumbnail 8:40

    Cop Gives Ticket For Wheelies (2/3)

    Ticket For Wheelies (2/3) OMG Shirts and Stickers! : https://teespring.com/CopsSuck I got a ticket for doing a wheelie, fuck me. I saw this guy w...

    Views: 0

  9. Thumbnail 6:44

    Busy Signal - Stay So

    Busy Signal - Stay So - Official Video On The New Box Riddim, ? Produced & Directed by Dameon Gayle for Warrior Musick Productions ? Distributed ...

    Views: 0

  10. Thumbnail 4:31

    The Law You Won't Be Told

    Official Discussion on http://www.reddit.com/r/CGPGrey/comments/1xpn9c/the_law_you_wont_be_told_grey_explains/ http://www.CGPGrey.com/ ...

    Views: 0

home | Artist Browse | Track Browse | Search | Random Lyric | Newest Lyrics | Newest Videos | TOP 100 SITES | link partners