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Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band
Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you'll marry a music man
Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand
And now she's in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand

Jesus freaks out in the street
Handing tickets out for God
Turning back she just laughs
The boulevard is not that bad

Piano man he makes his stand
In the auditorium
Looking on she sings the songs
The words she knows the tune she hums

But oh how it feels so real
Lying here with no one near
Only you and you can hear me
When I say softly slowly

Hold me closer tiny dancer
Count the headlights on the highway
Lay me down in sheets of linen
You had a busy day today

Hold me closer tiny dancer
Count the headlights on the highway
Lay me down in sheets of linen
You had a busy day today

Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band
Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you'll marry a music man
Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand
And now she's in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand

But oh how it feels so real
Lying here with no one near
Only you and you can hear me
When I say softly slowly

Hold me closer tiny dancer
Count the headlights on the highway
Lay me down in sheets of linen
You had a busy day today

Hold me closer tiny dancer
Count the headlights on the highway
Lay me down in sheets of linen
You had a busy day today



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  • deathmyfriend
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    deathmyfriendMay 3, 2010 at 1:50 pm
    I love this song. It's seriously sweet. This song was on the office if anybody likes that show. If you're curious as to what episode it was the dundee's episode.
  • u
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    UnregisteredMay 7, 2012 at 2:25 pm
    I think tiny dancer tells us that he was in a loving relationship with the band's seamstress, and she was killed in a car crash.
  • u
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    UnregisteredAug 8, 2012 at 12:43 pm
    I like the office, and it was a perfect song for that episode (moment). I don't know why it just was...
  • u
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    UnregisteredAug 3, 2012 at 4:31 am
    This song was written by bernie taupin about the beauty of california and the women he met there. It was not written for his wife, only dedicated to her on the album.
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    UnregisteredJan 9, 2012 at 3:44 am
    People this song was recoreded in 1971 almost famouse was made in until 2000 i'm sure the two have nothing to do with each other except elton john got paid for both

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