Elizabeth

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Ziggy Marley

David Nesta "Ziggy" Marley (born 17 October 1968, Trenchtown, Jamaica) is a Jamaican musician and leader of the band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers. He is the oldest son of famed reggae musician Bob Marley. His father gave him the nickname "Ziggy" due to an incident when a soccer ball "zigged" … more »

Uncle Sam is a naughty old man
He says he wants you but he only wants to use you
He has a woman named Elizabeth she walk the streets selling her body for
Glory, immorality
They get drunk from the blood of saints not the kind that are made into
Statues
Her brother john drinks wine all day he and his friends trying to take our
Souls away
Oh it's sad to say but uncle sam is gonna have his day
They will weep for Elizabeth

Uncle Sam is a naughty old man
He says he wants you but he only wants to use you
He has a woman named Elizabeth she walk the streets selling her body for
Glory, immorality
They get drunk from the blood of saints not the kind that are made into
Statues
Her brother john drinks wine all day he and his friends trying to take our
Souls away
Oh it's sad to say but uncle sam is gonna have his day
They will weep for Elizabeth, they will weep for Elizabeth
I will weep for Elizabeth

Written by: DAVID NESTA MARLEY

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, ISHTI MUSIC INC

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