Hard Luck Story

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Men at Work

Men at Work is an Australian rock band who achieved international success in the 1980s. They are the only Australian artist to have a simultaneous No. 1 album and No. 1 single in the United States (Business as Usual and "Down Under" respectively). They achieved the same distinction of a simultaneou… more »

Don't ask me to love my neighbor  Cause I don't love the man
Don't ask me for my favors 
I won't lend a hand
And if I had real power 
Then I could disappear
Wouldn't have to be around you
I'd sink into the atmosphere 

Then I wouldn't hear
Your hard luck story 
It's a hard luck, a hard luck story 

Don't ask me to tip the waiter 
For he is underhand 
I can tell he is a woman hater
And he is a nasty man
 Within reach lies all desire 
For each and every soul
 Stripped bare and stretching higher
You fall into the last black hole

To end your hard
Hard luck story 
It's a hard luck
Hard luck story 

Don't ask me to pray to Jesus 
I've never met the man
I only meet weekend preachers
 Pictures of the promised land
All the new holy saviors 
Who pretend to understand 
Who do you think will save you
 Modern day beggar man

Such a hard luck
Hard luck story 
It's a hard luck
Hard luck story 

It's such a hard
Hard luck story 
It's a hard luck
Hard luck story 

Don't ask me to love my neighbor 
Don't ask me to tip the waiter 
Don't ask me to pray to Jesus 
He picked his time to leave us

It's a hard luck
Hard luck story 
It's a hard luck 
Hard luck story 
It's a hard luck story 
Hard luck story

Written by: COLIN HAY

Lyrics © EMI Music Publishing

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