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Lear and Loathing in Las Vegas

 

They did it to have fun.

 

They would get a boat and he would serenade her with his acoustic rambles.

 

Instead they joined a wild boat party and the DJ hushed them.

 

They did it to be free.

 

She would pop the question and they would venture far and wide for a ring.

 

Instead she assumed he said yes and struck a deal with a grumbling gammon-man in the pawn shop.

 

They did it to be one.

 

They would marry on a hill and their first dance would be under the light of the moon.

 

Eventually they found a chapel that authorised their love and as they danced sin city blessed them with a haze of pulsating neon.