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I spent the year of 1959 In England with Al And the world was mine then Al's world anyway He taught me that one English penny was twice as big as an american one And things like that are important when your ten When your ten you believe in King Arthur and the Lady of the lake And you believe in people like Al too Because they always know what to say and when to say it Now the year is 1969 and I am two times ten Never to be just ten again Because now I've learned that even kings have moments of weakness Tables crack in two Ladies cry when you leave them And small boys do too