Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania    (video)

 

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There's a pawnshop on a corner in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,

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and I walk up and down 'neath the clock,

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by the pawnshop on a corner in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,

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but I ain't got a thing left to hock.

 

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1. She was peaches, she was honey, and she cost me all my money,

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    'cause a whirl 'round the town was her dream (was her dream).

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    Took her dancin', took her dinin' till her blue eyes were shinin'

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    with the sights that they never had seen (never seen).

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    If you should run into a golden-haired angel,

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    and ask her tonight for a date,

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    she'll tell you somewhere there's a rich millionaire,

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    who is calling again about eight.

 

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There's a pawnshop on a corner in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,

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and I've just gotta get five or ten (five or ten).

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From the pawnshop on a corner in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,

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gotta be with my angel again.                (from here orig. = capo 1st)

 

+ instrumental = verse 1, lines 1 - to 4          + repeat verse 1  

 

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+ CHORUS + Gotta be with my angel again !

 

    (Guy Mitchell)