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Well I'm A vooodoo chile
lord I'm A voodoo chile

Well the night I was born
lord I sware the moon turned A fire red
the night I was born
I sware the moon turned A fire red

Well, my poor mother cryin' out,
and I seen her fell down right dead
have mercy

Well, mountain lions found me there waitin'
and set me on A eagles back
Well, mountain lions found me there
and set me on the eagles wing
It's the eagles wing baby, what can I say?

He took my past the outskirts of infinity
and when he brought me back
He gave me venus witch's ring

And he said "FLY ON"
fly on because I'm A voodoo chile, baby
Voodoo chile, hey


Well I'll make love to you
and lord knows you'll feel no pain
I said I make love to you in your sleep
and lord knows you felt no pain, have mercy
Because I'm A million miles away
And at the same time
I'm right here in your picture frame

Yeah! What did I say now

Beacause I said I'm A voodoo chile
lord knows I'm A voodoo chile

Yeah, yeah turn it up
yeah yeah

Well my arrows are made of desire
From far away jupiter is sulphur mines
I said my arrows are made of desire
desire from far away as jupiter sulfur mines
way down by the methane sea
I have A humming bird and it hums so loud
You think you were losing your mind

Yeah, yeah

Well, I float in liquid gardens
and arizona new red sand
I float in liquid gardens
way down in arizona red sand
I taste the honey from the flower named blue
Way out in california
and then new york drowns as we hold hands


Because I'm A voodoo chile
lord knows I'm A voodoo chile

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