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Cats Musical – Gus The Theater Cat lyrics

[Verse 1] Gus is the cat at the theater door His name, as I ought to have told you before Is really Asparagus, and that's such a fuss to pronounce That we usually call him just Gus [Verse 2] His coat's very shabby. He's thin as a rake And he suffers from palsy that makes his paw shake Yet he was in his youth quite the smartest of cats But no longer a terror to mice or to rats [Verse 3] For he isn't the cat that he was in his prime Though his name was quite famous, he says, in his time And whenever he joins his friends at their club (Which takes place at the back of the neighboring pub) [Verse 4] He loves to regale them, if someone else pays With anecdotes drawn from his palmiest days For he once was a star of the highest degree He has acted with Irving, he's acted with tree [Verse 5] A...