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Opening Line

Saw this online today and thought it would be interesting. What are some of your favorite or instantly recognizable opening lines. 
The Joker -Steve Miller.

Some people call me the space cowboy

 

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Silver Conversationalist

"When you face the creature
That waits beneath your bed
Will you stare into its eyes or look away?"

 

"Invisible Monster" - Dream Theater

Honored Social Butterfly

”I’m wearing-a fur pajamas, I ride a hot potato”

Wild wild life, Talking Heads

Silver Conversationalist

Surprised that no one has picked this Elvis one yet.

 

"Well, since my baby left me
Well, I found a new place to dwell"

 

Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis

Honored Social Butterfly

”I’m back on dry land once again,

Opportunity awaits me like a rat in the drain”

Sweet Painted Lady, Sir Elton

Social Butterfly

It was raining hard in 'Frisco-Taxi, Harry Chapin 

Honored Social Butterfly

”Diamond girl, you sure do shine”

Diamond Girl, Seals&Crofts

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Buddy Holly - Weezer

 

"What's with these homies dissin my girl?

Why do they gotta front?"

Honored Social Butterfly

”Life, so they say, is but a game

and they let it slip away”

We may never pass this way (Again)

Seals&Crofts

Silver Conversationalist

"Somewhere in a lonely hotel room there's a guy

Starting to realize that eternal fate has turned its back on him

It's two A.M."

 

"Twilight Zone" - Golden Earring  

 

( I think a lot of people think it should have been called "When the Bullet Hits the Bone" ) 😊

Honored Social Butterfly

”All those crazy nights when I cried myself

to sleep, Now melodrama never makes me 

weep anymore”

Haven’t got time for the pain, Carly Simon

Silver Conversationalist

"Gimme a ticket for an aeroplane
Ain't got time to take a fast train"

 

The Letter - The Box Tops

Honored Social Butterfly

”Love, love, love (3 times)

There’s nothin’ you can do that can’t be done

 Nothin’ you can sing that can’t be sung”

All you need is love, Fab 4️⃣

Honored Social Butterfly

“Everybody listen to me and return me my ship”

Closer to home (I’m your Captain), GFR

Recognized Social Butterfly

"I'm gonna take a freight train, down at the station Lord, I don't care where it goes"  Can't you see  Marshall Tucker Band

Honored Social Butterfly

”There I was with the old man

Stranded again so off I’d ran”

Dog and Butterfly, Heart

Silver Conversationalist

Ah, ah, ah
I can't stay, yes I know
You know I hate to go
But goodbye, love was sweet
Our worlds can never meet

 

 "Just A Little" - The Beau Brummels

Honored Social Butterfly

”She’s simply awesome, ooh

She dashed by me in painted-on jeans”

Caribbean Queen (No more love on

the run) Billy Ocean

Honored Social Butterfly

Here come old flat top

He come groovin’ up slowly…

 

Come Together - The Beatles 

 

Hope it’s not a repeat, but I don’t remember seeing it yet. 😸

 

“Music can change the world, because music can change people.” Bono
Honored Social Butterfly

”Heading out this morning into the sun

Riding on the Diamond waves, little darlin’ one”

Dreamboat Annie, Heart

Silver Conversationalist

I come home in the morning light
My mother says, "When you gonna live your life right?"

 

Girls Just Want to Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper

Honored Social Butterfly

Somebody’s shouting up at a mountain, only my own words return …

 

Pictures Of Home  -  Deep Purple

 

“Music can change the world, because music can change people.” Bono
Honored Social Butterfly

”Some folks are born made to wave the flag,

Ooh, they’re red, white and blue”

Fortunate Son, CCR

Happy BD John Fogarty!

Recognized Social Butterfly

"You can't always get it, when you really want it"

Another tricky day  The Who

Honored Social Butterfly

”Once again she steals away, then she

reaches out to kiss me”

Bleed to love her, The Mac

Honored Social Butterfly

All the waiters in your grand cafe

leave their tables when you blink

 

Don’t Ask Me Why  -  Billy Joel 

 

 

“Music can change the world, because music can change people.” Bono
Honored Social Butterfly

”Lay, lady, lay, lay across my big brass bed”

Lay lady lay, Dylan

 

Honored Social Butterfly

I don’t mind other guys dancing with my girl

It’s fine I know them all pretty well …

 

The Kids Are Alright - The Who

 

“Music can change the world, because music can change people.” Bono
Honored Social Butterfly

”The sun shines, and people forget”

Eminence Front, The Who

Social Butterfly

I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers

 

"When I wake up, well, I know I'm gonna be
I'm gonna be the man who wakes up next to you"

 

I'm Gonna Be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJ9usrpAPao 

Honored Social Butterfly

”Step right up and don’t be shy, because

you will not believe your eyes”

She’s a beauty, The Tubes

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