Pumped a lot of 'TANE down in New Orleans
But I never saw the good side of a city
'Til I hitched a ride on the riverboat queen
Usage note: this word can only be found written in the lyrics of CCR's "Proud Mary", and does not seem to be in general usage. Some debate exists as to whether the word "pain" was intended. If so, John Fogerty's pronciation is so bad that not only would most listeners mistake a "P" for a "T", but would go so far as to assume the existence of a new word to do so.
Man she wants it so bad, give it to her like "Tane" would.
A girl like that only wants the "Tane".