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LyricSong NameArtist
Hanging onto the laughter that each of us hid our unhappiness inJackson Browne
Get on with the fascination, the real relation, the underlying themeRush
I slink down the alley, looking for a fightThe Stray Cats
This is open season, but you won't get too farRed Rider
The shares crash, hopes are dashed, people forget - forget they're hidingThe Who
Resolution of happiness, things have been dark for too longINXS
Night ain't a friend, it's black and so still, it waits like a cat, then it moves for the killSantana
Aurora Borealis comes in view, Aurora comes in viewA Flock of Seagulls
Under a blood red sky, a crowd has gathered in black and whiteU2
These are my salad days, slowly being eaten awaySpandau Ballet
Marble halls, open doors, someone found the keyThe Moody Blues
Don't switch the blade on the guy in shades, oh noCorey Hart
Out on the road today I saw a Deadhead sticker on a CadillacDon Henley
LyricSong NameArtist
The city is crowded, my friends are away and I'm on my ownBananarama
Now I work down at the car wash where all it ever does is rainBruce Springsteen
When I was five I walked the fence while Grandpa held my handJohn Mellencamp
How many times must I explain myself before I can talk to the boss?Eric Clapton
Well, I spent some time with the Mudville Nine, watchin' it from the benchJohn Fogerty
My possessions are causing me suspicion but there's no proofCrowded House
But with you I've found the key to open any doorWhitesnake
Time, time, time, see what's become of me - while I looked around for my possibilitiesThe Bangles (note: this song is remake of a 1966 song)
Oh, I'll build you a kingdom in that house on the hillFleetwood Mac
I'm cooking with microwaves to warm up food that's not seen the soilThe Fixx
Wish I knew what you were looking for - might have known what you would findThe Church
Out of a dream, out of the sky, into my heart, into my lifeTom Petty & the Heartbreakers

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