Hotel California

by Eagles

 

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ALIBIS, SHE, RECEIVE, MERCEDES, RISING, SWEAT, THING, HERE, FEAST, ICE, CORRIDOR

On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair
Warm smell of colitas, ………… up through the air
Up ahead in the distance, I saw a shimmering light
My head grew heavy and my sight grew dim
I had to stop for the night
There .……. stood in the doorway
I heard the mission bell
And I was thinking to myself
“This could be Heaven or this could be Hell”
Then she lit up a candle and she showed me the way
There were voices down the ………
I thought I heard them say

Welcome to the Hotel California
Such a lovely place (Such a lovely place)
Such a lovely face
Plenty of room at the Hotel California
Any time of year (Any time of year)
You can find it here

Her mind is Tiffany-twisted, she got the …………. bends
She got a lot of pretty, pretty boys she calls friends
How they dance in the courtyard, sweet summer ………
Some dance to remember, some dance to forget

So I called up the Captain
“Please bring me my wine.”
He said, “We haven’t had that spirit ……… since nineteen sixty nine.”
And still those voices are calling from far away
Wake you up in the middle of the night
Just to hear them say

Welcome to the Hotel California
Such a lovely place (Such a lovely place)
Such a lovely face
They livin’ it up at the Hotel California
What a nice surprise (what a nice surprise)
Bring your ……….

Mirrors on the ceiling
The pink champagne on ………
And she said “We are all just prisoners here, of our own device”
And in the master’s chambers
They gathered for the …………..
They stab it with their steely knives
But they just can’t kill the beast

Last ……… I remember
I was running for the door
I had to find the passage back to the place I was before
“Relax,” said the night man
“We are programmed to ………….
You can check-out any time you like
But you can never leave!”

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