The Real Life Song (reprised only sadder)
by Jeff Goode & Larrance Fingerhut
copyright 1992

Someday I'm gonna be a fireman
Someday I'm gonna be an engineer
Someday I'm gonna be an astronaut
IN REAL LIFE
Someday I'm gonna be a service rep.
Someday I'm gonna be a businessman
Someday I'm gonna be an architect
IN REAL LIFE

(The other kids return and join in the song:)

The only thing better than chasin' a dream
is catch a dream and put it in a box.
Someday I'm gonna be a fireman, an engineer, an astronaut.
Someday I'm gonna be a general, acrobat, movie star.
The only thing smarter than lookin' to the future is getting there
and changing all the locks
IN REAL LIFE

We may be kids. But we're not kidding.
The future looks, the future looks BRIGHT!!!!
Life is a game. But we're not quitting.
The future looks bright. (Oh, yes, the future looks bright.)
The future, oh, the future, yes, the future looks bright!
In Real... In Real... IN REAL LIFE!!

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