Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by
Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by
Brother, you don't know a nicer occupation
Matter of fact, neither do I
Than standing on the corner watching all the girls
Watching all the girls, watching all the girls go by

I'm the cat that got the cream
Haven't got a girl but I can dream
Haven't got a girl but I can wish
So I'll take me down to Main Street
And that's where I select my imaginary dish

Standing on a corner watching all the girls go by
Standing on a corner giving all the girls the eye
Brother, if you've got a rich imagination
Give it a whirl, give it a try
Try standing on the corner watching all the girls
Watching all the girls, watching all the girls go by

I'm the cat
They got the cream
Haven't got a girl but I can dream
Haven't got a girl but I can wish
So I'll take me down to Main Street
And that's where I select my imaginary dish

Brother, you can't go to jail for what you're thinking
Or for that, woo, look in your eye
Standing on the corner watching all the girls
Watching all the girls, watching all the girls go by
Go by
Go by


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Standing on the Corner Lyrics as written by William 'count' Basie

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