The song title comes from "You Can't Catch Me" by Chuck Berry -- ...
Well, I was happy here at home
I got everything I need
Happy bein' on my own
Just living the life I lead

Well, suddenly it dawned on me
That this was not my life
So I just phoned the airline girl
And said, "Get me on flight number 505
Get me on flight number 505"

Well, I confirmed my reservation
Then I hopped a cab
No idea of my destination
And feeling pretty bad

With my suitcase in my hand
In my head, my new life
So then I told the airline girl
"Well, get me on flight number 505
Get me on flight number 505"
Alright

Well, I sat right there in my seat
Well, feeling like a king
With the whole world right at my feet
"Of course I'll have a drink"

Well, suddenly I saw
That we never ever would arrive
He put the plane down in the sea
The end of flight number 505
The end of flight number 505
Alright

Whew, they put the plane down in the sea
The end of flight number 505
The end of flight number 505


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"Flight 505" as written by Mick Jagger Keith Richards

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    General Commentwtf? seriously??
    Keef21Moonon November 24, 2009   Link
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    General CommentHappy living at home, realises that this is not truely his life and decides to make his own. On his way from home to his new life somewhere he never makes it because the plane crashes in the sea.

    Don't actually see much a deeper meaning to it anything, just a good song.
    IrishMan44on March 06, 2015   Link

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