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Violent Femmes

Violent Femmes are an American alternative rock band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, initially active between 1980 and 1987, 1988 to 2009, and again in 2013. The band performed as a trio, including: singer, guitarist and songwriter Gordon Gano, bassist Brian Ritchie, and three drummers, Victor DeLorenzo… more »

Come with us and play!
See, we have breasts as women!
From your tents by the sea
Come play with us: it is forbidden

come with us and play!
Lo, bare, straight legs in the water!
By our boats we stay
Then swimming away
Come to us: it is forbidden!

come with us and play!
See, we are as tall as women!
Our eyes are keen:
Our hair is bright:
Our voices speak outright:
We revel in the sea's green!
Come play: it is forbidden!

Written by: GORDON GANO

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