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ThemeThe way I see it, barry, this should be a dynamite show.OrchestralSurf musicBit of nostalga for the old folksDialogueI’m advocating dark clothesIf I’m not aloneHow long have I been asleepAs long as I haveDid you ever live in a drum? NoWell then you aren’t meI only dreamed I lived in a drumEver since it got darkDreaming is hardYea, but with nothing over your head? No just light over my head and underneath tooI don’t think I could take it without anything over my headM-m - ? ? ? Well why don’t you go out and see what’s out there? Well I don’t know if that’s what’s out there.That’s a thought, if you’d likeYes but still you can say darker and darkerI don’t know what the outside of this thing looks like at allI knew it’s dark and murkyHow do you get your water so dark? Cause I’m paranoidI’m very paranoid and the water in my washing machine turns dark outOf sympathyOut of sympathy? YesUm where can I get that? At your local drug storeHow much? It’s from kansasDixieland musicEffectsBored out .90 over with 3 strong burt 97thsCar dialogueAlmost chinese huh yeah.Good bread, cause I was making um $2.71 an hourI keep switching girls all the time because if I’m able to find a girl with really a groovy car that I can build up, man, I’ll go steady with her for awhile until I can build up her car and blowThe engine.Orchestral (sped up)Orchestral (1)DialogueI worked in a cheesy newspaper company for awhile but that was terrible, I wasn’t making enough money to build anythingLouie louieAnd then I worked in a printing company and a couple of gas stations. oh at the gas station where I was working my brother had just gotten married and uh, he bought a new car and his wife was haA kid and all this miserable stuff and he needed a job so I gave him a job at the gas station of which I was fired because, you know, he was going to work there. and he had his car on the rack aWas lubing it and changing tires and everything all the time. and so then he got fired because he was goofing off, man, and he just kept taking parts and working on his car day and night. so heThat job and I went to work in another gas station. he took that one, you know, so he could feed the kids and that. then I went to work in a aircraft company, and uh, I was building these planeWorked on the xb-70, I was the last welder on there. yea but, it was pretty good bread because I was making um, $2.71 an hour. I was making a hundred and a quarter a week, and uh, yea it was gooUgh money to be working on soI got an oldsmobile, a groovy olds. but I was going with this chick at the time. by the time I got the olds running decently, she went out and tore up the engine, and the trans and let her girlDs get in there and booze it up and tare up the seats. they ripped the seats completely out. so uh, I got a ’56 olds, which was this one chick I was going with, and uh we used to drive out all oHe place and finally she got rid of that and uh, I got another pickup.Fast rockSound effectsSped up drumsOrchestralOh man, I don’t know if I can go through this again.Orchestral (1)Orchestral (sped up)Sound effectsPercussion,orchestra



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