Fourteen Years
Words And Music By Ricky Ross

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Fourteen years on a steam-pack sonny
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trying to get the kit off my back
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Pushing Shanghai to Liverpool sonny
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Pissing in the wind and the flag

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You're kipping out in the railway station
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Now you've left the navy behind
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You're hoping just to ride

Fourteen years of belligerence sonny
Working from Dakar to Belise
Fourteen years of Marine life, baby
Trying to keep a man off your knees

Your kipped out in a railway station
Now you've left the navy behind
You're hoping just to ride
hoping just to ride
hoping just to ride

SOLO
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You're hoping just to ride
hoping just to ride
hoping just to ride