Think It Over

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Lou Reed

Lewis Allan "Lou" Reed (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of The Velvet Underground, and for his solo career, which has spanned several decades. Though the Velvet Underground were a comme… more »

Walking, he stared raptly at her face
On his lips, her smell, her taste  Black hair framing her perfect face
With her wonderful mind and her incredible grace

And so, he woke, he woke her with a start 
To offer her his heart 
For once and for all, forever to keep
And the words, that she first heard him speak 
Were really very sweet 
He was asking her to marry him, and to

 Think it over
Baby, think it over
 Think it over
Baby, why don't you think it over

She said, "Somewhere, there's a faraway place
 Where all is ordered and all is grace 
No one there is ever disgraced 
And everyone there is wise
And everyone has taste,"

And then she sighed, well La Dee Dah Dee Dah
You and I have come quite far
And we really must watch what we say
 Because when you ask for someone's heart 
You must know that you're smart  Smart enough to care for it, so I'm gonna 

 Think it over
Baby, think it over
 Think it over
Baby, I'm gonna think it over


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