Smokie – Mexican Girl

This is my contribution to Song Lyric Sunday for Jim Adams’s blog. This week’s prompt…Burrito/Fajita/Mexican/Tequila

From their 1978 album, The Montreux Album. The song reached #19 on UK’s singles chart.

Mexican Girl

Juanita came to me last night and she cried over and over
Ooh, Daddy I love you you know and I think it’s the moonlight
She looked so fine, well she looked alright and she moaned
Ooh, Daddy move over
Oh, baby you know what I like and I think it’s the moonlight
Made in Mexico, schooled in France ooh la lovin’
She needed no teachin’
Oh man, I can say international ways, I believe in
Mexican girl, don’t leave me alone
I got a heart as big as a stone and I need you, believe me
To be here and love me tonight
Mexican girl, I want you to stay, you know my heart is
Longing to say that as long as I live I will always
Remember the one that I called my Mexican girl
Her skin was soft as the velvet sky
And her hair it shone in the moonlight
As the music did play well the night turned to day
And I held her tight
Then she looked at me with her dark brown eyes and she
Whispered, “Hasta La Vista!”
I don’t know what it means but it sounded so good so
I kissed her
Mexican girl, don’t leave me alone
I got a heart as big as a stone and I need you, believe me
To be here and love me tonight
Mexican girl I want you to stay, you know my heart is
Longing to say that as long as I live I will always
Remember the one that I called my
Mexican girl, don’t leave me alone
I got a heart as big as a stone and I need you, believe me
To be here and love me tonight
Mexican girl I want you to stay, you know my heart is
Longing to say that as long as I live I will always
Remember the one that I called
My Mexican girl
Source: LyricFind
Songwriters: Alan Silson / Christopher Ward Norman / Peter David Spencer / Terence David Littley

4 thoughts on “Smokie – Mexican Girl

    1. Well, my first pick was posted by someone else so I found this song, and after I posted it someone had also posted it… Oh well. Sorry I was late responding we had a bad storm here in Nashville and my power was out for 12 hours Sunday through Monday morning. My internet just came back on today.

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