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Lovely Rita (1967) by The Beatles

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Lovely Rita (1967) (Song) by The Beatles
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Lovely Rita (Song)

performed by The Beatles

June 1967
 
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Lovely Rita meter maid. 
Lovely Rita meter maid. 
Lovely Rita meter maid. 
Nothing can come between us, 
When it gets dark I tow your heart away. 
Standing by a parking meter, 
When I caught a glimpse of Rita, 
Filling in a ticket in her little white book. 
In a cap she looked much older, 
And the bag across her shoulder 
Made her look a little like a military man. 
Lovely Rita meter maid, 
May I inquire discreetly, 
When are you free, 
To take some tea with me. 
Took her out and tried to win her, 
Had a laugh and over dinner, 
Told her I would really like to see her again, 
Got the bill and Rita paid it, 
Took her home I nearly made it, 
Sitting on the sofa with a sister or two. 
Oh, lovely Rita meter maid, 
Where would I be without you, 
Give us a wink and make me think of you.