Boy , if I were listening to it , now ,it would help -
I've got things on my mind , girl.
cobwebs in my brain , if you've got the time , girl , help me ascertain
How to rectify the growing mental pain of *T-R-O-U-B-L-E , TROUBLE
I can see the future , looking fast at it (Or looking back at it?)
If you've got a soul , then , give me some of it...So I can learn to take in stride the problems that I have inside , somewhere there's a place I fit , I can live with just a bit of *
Everybody's got their trouble , some can ride above it , but , every day's marked down as double , and I'm headed for a fall.....
Your deciding factor is one way I can win , but , you've got to help me , every inch of it.
That's not to say don't bother me , or blind to your reality , somewhere there's a reason strength (?) , never be a troubled friend *
it's pretty much like that. Bonniwell's phrasing and use of what he himself called "Ten Dollar Words" make this not the easiest task . I remember, I thought I knew the words to "Talk , Talk" , until I saw them transcribed in the liners to Alice Cooper's "Flush The Fashion " , where he covered it , I might add , for a second time.
Whatever does'nt seem right to you , I'd say , make something up.