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​Blues Palace

This song is by John Gorka and appears on the album I Know (1987).

We grow up, change and move away
Chasing a dream with a place to stay
Some get lucky and come on strong
But you know some don't they only belong
In a

Blues Palace it's a palace of the blues
For used lovers and junkyard news
There's nasty women who will cater your affairs
With white lightning and sugar upstairs

There's the king who lost his lady love
To the tall dark night and the stars above
It's a red brick castle with three floors of rooms
Now it's just a home for misbegotten grooms
It's a

Well I've been cheated and I've been lied to
I've been mistreated by those I'm tied to
It won't be long and I'll be on my feet
But until then I sleep and I eat
In a

We grow up, change and move away