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Bwoy to the amount a fire weh a bun

Storm build up all inna di sea

Yuh nuh see weh a gwaan a bere rain nearly

Wash we out but a good t'ing wi God bless eenuh

Because yuh hear weh a gwaan nuh


Yuh si di fire burn a words without works

Fire Burn up di obeah man shirt

Fire burn oonu better learn

A nuh everything out di yuh fi burn


Verse 1:

Imagine, yuh dress up inna di latest wear

Put on yuh Versace 'cause a tight pants deh wear

Yuh come out yuh hear a rasta man seh bun down a queer

Yuh feel like yuh waan disappear

Imagine big dance a keep down inna di square

Woman inna Moschino and di tallest hair

She come out she hear a rasta man seh Jah Jah bun a false hair

She ask har self if she hard ears

Imagine yuh come from Sav-la-mar

See a rasta man tired yuh know seh him a walk from far

Yuh offer him a drive an him seh cool yah star

Yuh nuh si seh rasta bun up all car


Verse 2:

Youth yuh want get a rasta man vex

Inna him turban and him robe and him don't got no cess

Him come out him hear bald head seh bun dung a dress

Den yuh woulda know who Jah bless

Just inna weh day a rasta crash up pon a hill

Him go a hospital and doctor take care a him

Dem give him a prescription and him go deh fi a fill

The pharmacist sey, "Sir, bun dung a pill"

Just inna weh day inna Pablo's mi walk

Di rata dem buy dung to curtain cloth

Him come out, some little youth naah tek no talk

Seh bun dung a tie head and laugh


Verse 3:

Nuff a den bun up but dem soon ketch a fire

Nuff a bun foreign dem a frequent flyer

Nuff a dem a fight and die fi a dollar

Nuff a dem a bun waste fire

Well, from yuh bun di dragon den yuh mussn' go a Japan

And if yuh bun di eagle den nuh go Uncle Sam

Weh yuh a do wid di Queen money inna yuh hand

Try leggo dat, rasta man