House of the Rising Sun
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"There is a house in New Orleans"
"And it's been the ruin of many a poor boy"
"Now the only thing a gambler needs / Is a suitcase and trunk / And the only time he's satisfied / Is when he's on a drunk"
"Well, I got one foot on the platform / The other foot on the train / I'm goin' back to New Orleans / To wear that ball and chain"