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Ever since I was a young boy
I've played the silver ball
From Soho down to Brighton
I must have played them all

I ain't seen nothing like him
In any amusement hall
That deaf, dumb and blind kid
Sure plays a mean pinball

He stands like a statue
Becomes part of the machine
Feeling all the bumpers
Always playing clean

He plays by intuition
The digit counters fall
That deaf, dumb and blind kid
Sure plays a mean pinball

He's a pinball wizard
There has to be a twist
A pinball wizard's
Got such a supple wrist

How do you think he does it?
I don't know
What makes him so good?

He ain't got no distractions
Can't hear those buzzers and bells
Don't see lights flashin'
He plays by sense of smell

And always has a replay
Never tilts at all
That deaf, dumb and blind kid
Sure plays a mean pinball

He can't beat me now
I've always been the champ
I know every trick
No freak's gonna beat my hand
Let's go

At my usual table
He can beat the best
His disciples lead him in
An' he just does the rest

He's got crazy flipper fingers
I've never seen him fall
That deaf, dumb and blind kid
Sure plays a mean pinball

He's a pinball wizard
There has to be a twist
A pinball wizard's
Such a supple wrist

He's a pinball wizard
He scored a trillion more
A pinball wizard
The worlds new pinball Lord

He's scoring more
He's scoring more

I thought I was
The bally table king
But I just handed my pinball crown to him
To him, to him



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