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Nervous tension, man’s invention,Is the biggest killer that’s around todayLet the tension out or it will build and build insideAnd strike you down some dayNervous tension, man’s inventionIs the biggest waste of human energyLet the tension out, or it will surely killAnd that will be a tragedyValium helps you for a whileBut somehow valium seems to bring me downThere’s no pill I can recommend where side effectsAren’t guaranteed to send you round the bendYou gotta let out the tensionWith a little bit of exerciseLoosen up your musclesAnd feel the knots in your body untieWe oh we ohOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ahOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ahIt sure beats quaaludesIt sure beats cocaineEven freud recommends itCos it relieves the strainAltogether nowOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ahOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ahSome people say it sends you deafSome people say it sends you blindSome people say it makes you oldSome people say it blows your mindBut I sayIf it’s good for your healthIt’s good for your mindIf it keeps you togetherIt’s really all rightWe oh we ohOh c’mon, kick the catOh oh oh oh it’s the state of the national healthOh oh oh oh blame it on the national healthNervous tension, nervous tension, nervous tensionNervous tension. nervous tension, nervous tensionNervous tension, man’s inventionIs the biggest killer that’s aroundOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ahOh oh oh oh ah ah ah anValium helps you for a whileBut somehow valium seems to bring me downThere’s no pill I can recommend where side effectsAren’t guaranteed to drive you round the bendI say I sayOh oh oh oh it’s good for your healthKeeps you together, it’s the state of the national healthOh oh oh oh blame it on the national healthOh oh oh oh it’s the state of the national healthOh oh oh oh ah ah ah ah



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