Yank Crime (Drive Like Jehu)

Lyrics to Drive Like Jehu's "Yank Crime" - By Rick Froberg Transcribed by Mark. Here Come The Rome Plows Sad to say it's over now, here come the huns - pick a side, or pick a spot - Here come, here come the rome plows. why waste - your time - here come the Huns - be my date tonight here come, here come the rome plows - cal state - no Fun - stay put - here comes - to clean the slate - to pass the time - to erase - yank crime - yeah we're on - the recieving end - i never been - dear heart, Dear friend - i never been on - the recieving end - not a scratch, not a dent - I never been on - the recieving end, i never been Do You Compute Do you compute - i think you do - don't need it proven, don't wanna listen, Don't need a tour of the pieces i'm missing, as if you were put here to Straighten us out, and everything you said was being written down - you weren't And it isn't and nobody's listening, and nobody gives a fuck what you go do With your life Golden Brown I got a shingle and i'll guard it with my life, i'm just keeping off the flies - yeah i drank from the tap - shoulda left it in the pipes. this is my cause And my excuse - i'll take the loss but i'll get what i got due. yeah i ain't Burnt - just golden brown. Luau Failures in outer space, failures and crimes, lets get something straight: S'not for mine. before you were born, after you die, failures in outer space, Failures and crimes, it's depth - whatever it's worth - it's in the unit to Measure the curse - it's in the set-up yeah it's built in, whatever the get up - yeah it's buit in - wait til the rubout - wait til the purge - wipe the last Haole the fuck off our turf - aloha! aloha! suit up! luau! luau! luau! luau! - Kill off the tourist and we'll all sleep sound - cash-in their fillings & blow It in town - we'll blow it on rifles, we'll blow it on drinks, head in the Corner, head in the sink Super Unison Ready ready to let you in. up with the mob. it ain't no accident we're better Off. you're set to inherit what i got. you're putty now in my hands. you're Bloody now in my hands. yeah keep the herd in check or be absorbed. that's All. yeah that'll happen next and who'll be there to write you off. bla bla Bla... New Math Yeah i'd stoop to that. sure i would. yeah you been had. that's how i got my Job at the underwriter's lab. you bet i sucked up. everychance i had. that's How i fixed it. that's what i did. and now my knees are spotless and my legs Are crossed. and i needn't spread them. cause i can afford: piety, chastity, Charity, your company. Human Interest You set it up, you set it right, it's fair enough. al'right: if i want a Loan, if i wanna trespass. why should i walk when you've got wheels. when i'm In doubt, when i'm in debt, when i'm in deep at your expense. then i owe you. I owe you. i owe. i'd never make you suffer, i know that wouldn't do, and That ain't practical, and i ain't through. when what i got needs fixing, when i Want something new, i know i'm covered with you. your're my human interest... Sinews Found yourself an asshole, find yourself the door. ain't gonna fix your leaks For you. ain't gonna watch the store. every last string and gut pulled apart And divvied up / my share / trash man / etc. found yourself an asshole, knew You could afford. keep your handouts - cup cake - find yourself the door