Tied Up (In Promises)

#1

You keep me waiting
I don’t mind waiting
I don’t wait for everyone
This is a one time…situation

You say you need me
Well, I believe you need me
So you’re fooling no one
Whoa…
This is a one time…situation

What does it matter
Who’s been taken in
Oh, baby
What does it matter

Here’s an opportunity
Well, come and take it the nth degree
Holding back your promises

Tied up
Tied up in promise
You could never keep
(tied up)
Well, I don’t want to let you go
Please don’t make me let you go….

I get a feeling
I need to know the feeling
Something special going on
Whoa…
This is a one time…situation
Take my affection
Ooh, give me no rejection
So let’s do what must be done
Whoa…
This is a one time…situation

What does it matter
Well, who’s been taken in, yeah
What does it matter

Here’s your opportunity
Well…
Come and take it to the nth degree
Holding back your promises

Tied up
Tied up in promises
Tied up
Tied up
Well, I don’t want to let you go
Please don’t make me let you go…

Here’s an opportunity
Well…
Come and take it to the nth degree
Holding back your promises

Tied up in promises
Tied up in promises
Tied up in promises
Tied up in promises
You could never keep

I don’t wait for everyone, baby
Well, I don’t wait for anyone now, baby

Tied up
So I keep you tied up in promises
You could never keep
No, you would never keep
Tell me
I don’t wait for everyone
So I keep you
Tied up
Well…
For just that one time

 

#2

You keep me waiting
I don’t mind waiting
I don’t wait for everyone
This is a one time…situation

You say you need me
Well, I believe you need me
And you’re fooling no one
Whoa…
This is a one time…situation

What does it matter
Well, who’s been taken in, yeah
What does it matter

Here’s a pocketful of dreams
Come and take it to the nth degree
Holding out your promises

Tied up in promises
You could never keep
You could never keep
You could never keep
I don’t want to let you go
Don’t make me let you go

I get a feeling
I need to know the feeling
Something special’s going on
Whoa…
This is a one time situation
Take my affection
Give me no rejection
Honey, do what must be done
Oh well
This is a one time situation

What does it matter
Ooh….
Ooh baby
What does it matter

Here’s a pocketful of dreams
Come and take it to the nth degree
Holding out on promises

Tied up in promises
You could never keep
You could never keep
You could never keep
Well, I don’t want to let you go
Oh no…
Oh…
Well, don’t let me make me let you go, baby
So, I’ll keep you

Well, I don’t mind waiting
I don’t wait for everyone
Oh well
This is a one time situation
You say you need me
Well…
I believe you need me
So we do what must be done
This is a one time situation

Here’s a pocketful of dreams
Why don’t you take it to the nth degree

So I keep you tied up
I keep you tied up
Well, I keep you tied up in promises
You could never keep
Tied up
Tied up, baby
You could never keep
Well…
Tied up, baby
Well, I keep you tied up, baby
Well, you could never keep them

Tied up
Tied up in promises
Tied up
Well, well
Do something about it
I keep you tied up, baby
In promises I know you would never keep
Well…

Well, I don’t wait for everyone
Well, I know you would never keep
Well…
So I keep you tied up
Keep you tied up in promises
And, I know, baby
You could never keep them

This is a one time…situation
A one time…situation