From the recording Three Can Keep a Secret

<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;"><img src="http://gangstersandghostsmusic.com/img/IMG_6157.JPG" alt="" width="800" height="634" />"Three Can Keep a Secret," tells the story of New Orleans crime boss <span style="color: #000000;"><a href="https://www.nationalcrimesyndicate.com/?s=carlos+marcello"><span style="color: #000000;">Carlos "the Little Man" Marcello</span></a></span>, who ran the&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">rackets in the Big Easy along with a cast of characters that included "Diamond" Jim Moran, "Dandy" Phil Kastel, and "Uncle Frank" Costello. Marcello allegedly had a&nbsp;sign in his office at the Town and Country Motel that read, "three can keep a secret if two of them are dead."&nbsp;</span></p>

Lyrics

<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">DOWN LOUISIANA WHERE THEM HOODOOS HOWL AND HAUNT</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">MY THE SECRETS THEY GON FIND IF THEY EVER DRAIN THAT SWAMP</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">SO ALWAYS KEEP IN MIND WHAT THAT "LITTLE MAN" SAID</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">"THREE CAN KEEP A SECRET IF TWO OF THEM ARE DEAD"</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">WHEN YOU'RE DOWN IN NEW ORLEANS SON</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">BEST YOU KEEP YOUR HEAD</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;"></span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">LIKE A BAD MOON RISING ON THAT COOL GREEN RIVER</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">THEM ONE ARMED BANDITS MADE A PROMISE AND WHOO BOY THEY DELIVERED</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">FOR "SILVER DOLLAR' SAM, JIM MORAN, AND OL MARCELLO</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">"DANDY" PHIL KASTEL, AND "UNCLE FRANK" COSTELLO</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;"></span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">IN YOUR FINE ITALIAN SUIT AND ALLIGATOR SHOES</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">YOU COULD BE RUNNIN THROUGH THE JUNGLE JUST LIKE A ROUGAROU</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">SO ALWAYS KEEP IN MIND WHAT THAT "LITTLE MAN" SAID</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">"IF YOU WANT TO WAG THE DOG FORGET THE TAIL AND CHOP THE HEAD'</span></p>
<p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: 'Special Elite', serif;">AND THREE CAN KEEP THAT SECRET IF TWO OF THEM ARE DEAD</span></p>