Frankie was beautiful/Johnny was beautiful/they were in love, love, love. Frankie was weakness/Johnny was her keeper/ they were in love, love, love. Frankie grew stronger/Johnny lost ground to her/ they were in love, love, love. Frankie said to John “I won't be held down/by god's love or anyone else's. We had a good thing once/but good things don't last/just ask your mother and father”. John said to Frank “There's cause and effect/there's butterflies and battleships sinking/there's sailors lost and mothers who mourn/I won't live in a world without love, love, love”. Frankie was careless/Johnny was a spilt drink/they were in love, love, love. Frankie and Johnny/were not sentimental/about love, love, love. Everybody is careless/everybody is careless/in love, love, love, love

Frankie was beautiful/Johnny was beautiful/they were in love, love, love. Frankie was weakness/Johnny was her keeper/ they were in love, love, love. Frankie grew stronger/Johnny lost ground to her/ they were in love, love, love. Frankie said to John “I won't be held down/by god's love or anyone else's. We had a good thing once/but good things don't last/just ask your mother and father”. John said to Frank “There's cause and effect/there's butterflies and battleships sinking/there's sailors lost and mothers who mourn/I won't live in a world without love, love, love”. Frankie was careless/Johnny was a spilt drink/they were in love, love, love. Frankie and Johnny/were not sentimental/about love, love, love. Everybody is careless/everybody is careless/in love, love, love, love