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Billy left his home with a dollar in his pocket and a head full of dreams.
He said somehow, some way, its gotta get better than this.
Patti packed her bags, left a note for her mom, she was just seventeen,
There were tears in her eyes when she kissed her little sister goodbye-ye-ye.

They held each other tight as they drove on through the night they were so excited.
We've got but one shot of life, lets take it while were still not afraid.
Because life is so brief, and time is a thief when you're undecided.
And like a fistful of sand, it can slip right through your ha-a-ands.

Young hearts be free tonight. Time is on your side.
Don't let them put you down. Don't let em push you around.
Don't let em ever change your point of view.

Paradise was closed, so they headed for the coast in a blissful manner.
They took a two-room apartment that was jumping every night of the week.
Happiness was found in each others arms, as expected, yeah
Billy pierced his ears, drove a pickup like a luna-a-atic, ooh!