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Once Upon a Waterloo

from The Bone Rodeo by Yankee Longstraw

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Lyrics by Andrew Krolikowski

Once upon a Waterloo
You gave into those drugs you do.
I could have been your pioneer,
But the sun went down too soon,
And now it's dark outside and I won't survive
If nature has Her way.
You're the townsfolk to my Frankenstein,
You burn my best mistakes.

But once upon a Waterloo
I lifted a gun an artist drew
and aimed it right towards my head and said,
"Honey...I'll be with you soon,
In the afterlife or the bar tonight
whichever one comes first.
My sober soul will drive you home,
I'll be your knight in the shining hearse.
But once upon a Waterloo,
That's when I fell in love with you.
Once upon a Waterloo is when I fell in love with you."


from The Bone Rodeo, released December 23, 2012
Andrew Krolikowski: Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar
Gary O'Keefe: Electric Guitar, Vocals, Percussion
Derek Smith: Electric Guitar, 12 String Guitar, Vibraphone
Jason Briggs: Bass
Mike McManus: Drums, Percussion, Vocals
Lauren Diehlmann - Vocals
Michelle Femminella - Vocals
Eddie Ebbert - Vocals
Chris Fleming - Trumpet


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