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One Good Reason - Lyrics by Alan Parson Project, The


Lyrics

(eric woolfson - lead vocal)

Gimme one good reason why i should listen to you
I need one good reason why i should do
What you want me to
Gimme some air or i can't breathe
I can't see so i can't believe
Show me just a little more
Oh oh gimme one

Gimme one good reason why i should listen to you
I need one good reason why i should do
What you want me to
Under your thumb ain't no place to hide
I can't choose and i can't decide
Gotta be a better way
Oh oh gimme one

I keep making the same mistake
No win no lose no give and no take
I'm just playing a simple game
And i don't wanna ask you again and again

For one good reason why i should listen to you
Just one good reason why i should do
What you want me to
Under your spell ain't no place to be
Don't mess around with a fool like me
Help me just a little more
Oh oh gimme one, gimme one

Well i keep making the same mistake
No win no lose no give and no take
And i'm just playing a simple game
And i don't wanna ask you again and again

For one good reason why i should listen to you
Just one good reason why i should do
What you want me to
Pull on the string you hold in your hand
Making me jump like a one man band
Gotta be a better way
Oh oh gimme one