Treasure Island

Angelica Duardo

(September 1987 / San Diego California)

The Cover Band (Girls like me)


I went because I loved
The sound they came up with
But the rest that I went with
Were falling for the band
The cover band, that is

And they believed they conquered them
But all I know, they are used to this
And they don’t fall for girls like me
Girls who take more than a drink
Or 15 minutes to seduce

Girls who won’t believe
All the touches and sweet talking
Girls who are overall smarter
Girls like me, girls like me
All I know, is that guys like they can’t get girls like me

Submitted: Sunday, February 14, 2010
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