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The Vampires of New York

Marcy Playground

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Come see the vampires of New York, a-ah
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Come lose your mind in Central Park, a-ah
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But don't leave your soul behind, a-ah

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Come take in 8th street after dark, a-ah
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Such peculiar people you'll remark, a-ah
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You might even see a murder, a-ah

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And all the whores on Bleecker Street
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They wear the blissful grin
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Caused by the drugs they take
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To relieve them of their sins, ah-oh

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And "Oh-oh lord     I think she's dying"
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I heard somebody say,      I think she's dying
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And "Oh, oh lord     I think she's dying"

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Or, maybe she's already dead
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and maybe she's gone to Mars
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Maybe we could even write her epitaph
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in the stars.

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It'd say "If you go a-way from here...
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if you go a million miles..."
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Come downtown
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to see them go

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Into the den of the vampires of New York ha-hah

But please watch your step as you're 
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off kids