Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to White City by Pogues. Please check back for more Pogues lyrics.

White City Lyrics

Artist: Pogues
Album: Peace and Love

Here a tower shinning bright
Once stood gleaming in the night
Where now there's just the rubble
In the hole here the paddies and the frogs
Came to gamble on the dogs
Came to gamble on the dogs not long ago

Oh the torn up ticket stubs
From a hundred thousand mugs
Now washed away with dead dreams in the rain
And the car-parks going up
And they're pulling down the pubs
And its just another bloody rainy day

Oh sweet city of my dreams
Of speed and skill and schemes
Like Atlantis you just disappeared from view
And the hare upon the wire
Has been burnt upon your pyre
Like the black dog that once raced
Out from trap two

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Pogues Lyrics
Pogues Peace and Love Lyrics

More Pogues Music Lyrics:
Pogues - A Pair Of Brown Eyes (Live) Lyrics
Pogues - Down In The Ground Where The Dead Men Go Lyrics
Pogues - Gartloney Rats Lyrics
Pogues - Living In A World Without Her Lyrics
Pogues - Smell Of Petroleum Lyrics
Pogues - The Battle Of Brisbane Lyrics
Pogues - The Boys From The County Hell (Live) Lyrics