The Baghdad Dream

Steve Forbert
Language: English

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Album: Strange Names & New Sensations [2007]
It's enough to make you scream
What a well mismanaged scheme
Mr. Rumsfeld calls the shots
And we all get what we've got
Oh, the Baghdad dream..

It's enough to make you ill
As it goes the way it will
Can you calculate the cost?
What's been gained and what's been lost
Oh, the Baghdad Dream…

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What a long November with the leaves all fallen down
What a cold December with the snowflakes on the ground
What a blue, blue Christmas in a decorated town
What a sad, old New Year when your loved one ain't around

Oh, the Baghdad Dream…
Oh, the Baghdad Dream…
Oh, the Baghdad Dream.

Contributed by giorgio - 2008/11/23 - 21:32

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