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Written By Warren Zevon
C. 1978 Zevon Music/BMI

I went home with the waitress
The way I always do
How was I to know
She was with the
Russians, too?

I was gambling in Havana
I took a little risk
Send lawyers, guns and money
They'll get me out of this, hyeah

I'm the innocent bystander
Somehow I got stuck
Between the rock
And a hard place
And I'm down on my luck
Yes I'm down on my luck
Well I'm down on my luck

I'm hiding in Honduras
I'm a desperate man
Send lawyers, guns and money
The shit has hit the fan

All right
Send lawyers, guns and money
Send lawyers, guns and money
Send lawyers, guns and money
Send lawyers, guns and money

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    Tom O'DonnellMar 29, 2013 at 11:12 pm
    "Lawyers, Guns and Money" is a definitive song by the brilliantly talented Warren Zevon who was highly respected by everyone from Bruce Springsteen to Linda Ronstadt. Sadly, Warren developed lung problems due to exposure to asbestos and died a few years ago. Springsteen to the Eagles to many others all took part as he worked on his last record.

    My favorite part of the "Lawyers, Guns and Money" goes:

    "I'm hiding in Honduras.
    I'm a desperate man.
    Send lawyers, guns and money.
    The shit has hit the fan".

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    Paulo HachemJul 14, 2013 at 12:27 am
    Man was it from asbestos exposure? shit, i though the cigarretes, weed and blow caused it.

    asbestos is just a sad way to die for a man like him. if it were the drugs at least he saw it coming...
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    UnregisteredAug 15, 2012 at 8:38 pm
    I work in the large aircraft leasing business. Some repossession work can get pretty interesting especially in some of the more 'untamed' areas of aviation.
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    UnregisteredJul 27, 2012 at 12:29 am
    I was obsessed with the tv and weiatd for the this commercial every day! :d where i lived before we couldnt get youtube so but now i can! And i love their cover on this song. :d

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