Setting papers on fire

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Remember that old fire place
We sat in front of
Talkin’ girl and takin’
Time out to make love
Well that fire place and me
We’re still keeping company
Cause lately my desire
Is settin’ papers on fire.

I’ve been burning up papers
Old cards and pictures too
Don’t need no reminders
That remind me of you
I used to want to keep
Memories of loving you
But lately my desire
Is setting papers on fire…

Remember that old bath tub
We bought at a sale
Sure held a lot of water
Oh the tales that it could tell
Well i busted it to pieces
And I put a hot tub there
Getting rid of memories
Girl they were every where
I’ve been burning up old papers
Old cards and pictures too
Dont need the reminders
Reminding me of you
I used to want to keep
Memories of loving you
But lately my desire
Is setting papers on fire

Yes my number one desire
Is setting papers on fire.
Just watching papers burn baby

1989…lyric

~ by connetta on April 8, 2019.

One Response to “Setting papers on fire”

  1. Love the rhyme scheme and the “good riddance to bad memories” message.

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