The Beatles: Ticket to Ride

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John Lennon once described Ticket To Ride as one of the earliest Heavy Metal numbers, but the truth is that the constant riff provided by Paul and the specially marked drumming by Ringo make of it a quite rocky number.

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I think I'm gonna be sad
I think it's today, yeah
The girl that's driving me mad
Is going away
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
But she don't care ...

She said that living with me
Is bringing her down, yeah
For she would never be free
When I was around
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
But she don't care ...

I don't know why she's riding so high
She ought to think twice
She ought to do right by me
Before she gets to saying goodbye
She ought to think twice
She ought to do right by me

I think I'm gonna be sad
I think it's today, yeah
The girl that's driving me mad
Is going away, yeah
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
But she don't care ...

I don't know why she's riding so high
She ought to think twice
She ought to do right by me
Before she gets to saying goodbye
She ought to think twice
She ought to do right by me

She said that living with me
Is bringing her down, yeah
For she would never be free
When I was around
Ah, she's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
She's got a ticket to ride
But she don't care ...

My baby don't care ...
My baby don't care ...

My baby don't care ...
My baby don't care ...

Creo que voy a ponerme triste
Creo que es hoy, sí
La chica que me vuelve loco
Se va
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Y no le importa ...

Dice que vivir conmigo
La deprime, sí
Que nunca se siente libre
Cuando estoy con ella
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Y no le importa ...

No sé por qué vuela tan alto
Debería pensarlo bien
Debería ser justa conmigo
Antes de decirme adiós
Debería pensarlo bien
Debería ser justa conmigo

Creo que voy a ponerme triste
Creo que es hoy, sí
La chica que me vuelve loco
Se va, sí
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Y no le importa ...

No sé por qué vuela tan alto
Debería pensarlo bien
Debería ser justa conmigo
Antes de decirme adiós
Debería pensarlo bien
Debería ser justa conmigo

Dice que vivir conmigo
La deprime, sí
Que nunca se siente libre
Cuando estoy con ella
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Tiene un billete para viajar
Y no le importa ...

A mi nena no le importa ...
A mi nena no le importa ...
A mi nena no le importa ...
A mi nena no le importa ...

Glossary & Grammar

I'm gonna be = I'm going to be: informal and colloquial (voy a, estoy por) 
yeah = yes: informal and colloquial (así es, sí)
driving me mad: forcing me to a crazy state (volverme loco, enloquecerme) 
mad = crazy, delirious (loco)
going away (from me) = leaving (me) (yéndose, dejándome)
ticket to ride = ticket to travel (boleto o pasaje para viajar)
COLLOQUIAL DON'T
She DON'T care (informal, colloquial; the correct form is She DOESN'T care)
bringing her down = depressing her, lowering her spirits (deprimiéndola, entristeciéndola)
FOR she would never be free = BECAUSE (AS) she would never be free
when I was around = when I was in her company
riding so high: having those peculiar thoughts (volando tan alto, pensando tan peculiarmente) 
she ought to think (it) twice = she should think it over (debería pensarlo dos veces)
to do right with me (colloquial) = to be right with me (ser justa conmigo)
before she gets to saying (colloquial) = before she starts saying (antes que empiece a decirme)
COLLOQUIAL DON'T
My baby DON'T care (informal, colloquial; the correct form is My baby DOESN'T care)

      

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