add artist photo
5 Chinese Brothers
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
5 Chinese Brothers

Jack Worships Janey lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
5 Chinese Brothers – Jack Worships Janey lyrics

Tom Meltzer

Jack's got a suit and tie
Jane still thinks that he's a pretty nice guy
But she left him a while ago, things got strange
Jack got into banking and Jane got into change
Jane left the Village after the war
Jack stuck around to ride his rising star

Jack worships Janey from afar

Jack had a dream that he would make it some day
Then he'd take all his money and he'd move far away
Jane thought that waiting was all for the worse
'Cause dreams are in your head, not in your purse
Jane left to live out her dream
Jack's still making that same old tired scene

Jack worships Janey from afar

Jane moved to Philly and she got along fine
Got herself a job with the Suicide Line
She does what she likes and she likes a whole lot
And she doesn't ever worry about things that she ain't got
Jack bought himself a brand-new car
A sporty mg with four on the floor

Jack worships Janey from afar

Jack gets depressed but he don't know why
He loves his loft in Soho and he loves his wife
But he dreams about Janey when the lights are low
Sitting by the fire, listening to the radio
He knows his life will never be nothing but ok
Sometimes at night you can hear Jack pray

Jack worships Janey from afar



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/0-9/5_chinese_brothers/jack_worships_janey.html

Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      20 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×