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Mama, you'd better watch out for your daughter
She's running wild in the tropical sun
Leading her army all over the jungle
Look at her calling them, see how they come!

More Than You Deserve

Running at the New York Public Theater from November 21, 1973 to January 13, 1974, More Than You Deserve was an anti-war play written by Michael Weller which blended a Vietnam war scenario - diving into some of the horror, dehumanization, brutality and atrocities which occurred - with an outrageous satirical send-up of post-WW2 movie musicals which glorified war in a bright and cheerful way.

Jim Steinman composed the music and co-wrote the lyrics for this show, though history may come to remember this most of all as the show where Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf first met.