Take The Money & Run

Steve Miller

 

This is a story boutí Billy Joe and Bobby Sue

Two young lovers with nothing better to do

Then sit around the house get high and watch the tube

Hereís what happened when they decided to cut loose

They headed down to old El Paso

Thatís where they ran into a great big hassle

Billy Joe shot a man while robbing his castle

Bobby sue took the money and run

 

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

 

Billy Mack is a detective down in Texas

You know he knows exactly what the facts is

He ainít gonna let those two escape justice

Cause he makes his living off of the peoples taxes

Bobby Sue hey she slipped away

Billy Joe caught up with her the very next day

They got the money yeah you know they got away

They headed down south and their still running to day

Singing now

 

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

 

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run

Go on take the money and run