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NINETY MILES AN HOUR (DOWN A DEAD END STREET) (Don Robertson / Hal Blair) Hank Snow - 1963 Katy Moffatt - 1976 Ashley Hutchings - 1987 Bob Dylan - 1988 John Berry - 1994 Ronnie Hayward Combo - 1998 Neko Case & Carolyn Mark - 1998 Jim Stringer & The Austin Music Band - 2003 Hal Sherfey - 2003 I took you home from a party and we kissed in fun A few stolen kisses and no harm was done Stead of stoppin' when we could, we went right on Till suddenly we found the brakes were gone You belong to someone else and I do too It's just as crazy bein' here with you As a bad motorcycle with the Devil in the seat Doin' ninety miles an hour down a dead end street I didn't want to want you, now I have no choice It's too late to listen to the warnin' voice All I hear is thunder as our two hearts beat Doin' ninety miles an hour down a dead end street (Uh-huh, Uh-huh, Uh-huh) You're not free to belong to me And you know I can never be your own Your lips on mine are like sweet, sweet wine But we're headed for a wall of stone Warnin' signs are flashin' by us, but we pay no heed Stead of slowin' down the pace, we keep pickin' up the speed Disaster's getting closer every time we meet Doin' ninety miles an hour down a dead end street (Uh-huh, Uh-huh, Uh-huh) You're not free to belong to me And you know I can never be your own Your lips on mine are like sweet, sweet wine But we're headed for a wall of stone Warnin' signs are flashin' by us, but we pay no heed Stead of slowin' down the pace, we keep pickin' up the speed Disaster's getting closer every time we meet Doin' ninety miles an hour down a dead end street (Uh-huh, Uh-huh, Uh-huh) (Transcribed by Mel Priddle - August 2011)

    


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