VERSE 1:// Headlamps stamp the air in our direction heating up the tension, here's the girl and I'm dying, trying hard to win affection, questions pending, how will I define my style? I smile: try to show her that I find all of her words worthwhile, So many details, I sit and stare and sip my ale and like UPBEAT 1:// that, snap, she reconfigs, says "hey now Joe, so how about your digs? Do you rent, do you spend a diamond on design? I'm dying to know, so?" "I live downtown; a dump above a store, and the rent? I'd say it's average, or more. And the decor's asian, maybe north pacific, hey not sure what you mean when you say 'be more specific.'" CHORUS:// You're just an abstraction away From the intimacy of being with me. If you could see describe with clarity for me Then I'm willing to be Your one someone. VERSE 2:// I look down fast and frown, I see the ground through my glass, it's empty, tempting me to ask if she'll let me drown her past her very fairy tale notion, spoken partly in a scary e- motion. And she hardly motions, the server sidles by with a list of potions and a pad, and asks what we had, 'let me write 'em down and we'll have them straight out here.' UPBEAT 2:// "Well dear, I'd really like a beer, and the lady, it appears is on cider, why I'd really like her to get a nice one, from quite near the top that you provide here, I can't de- cide for her though, she'll have to show you herself, swell, thanks for your help, I really found your service en- ticing, what beer might I like? Well surprise me."