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LyricSong TitleAlbum (Year)
This winter song, I'll sing along, I've searched its still refrain...
All your sad and lost apostles hum my name and flare their nostrils...
I don't know why you're mean to me when I call...
I saw the ocean meet the man, I saw you buried in the sand...
Another prop has occupied my time...
I've got your number - so does every kiss-and-tell...
Hey, Andy, are you goofing on Elvis? Are we losing touch?
At night, I drink myself to sleep and pretend I don't care that you're not here with me...
Wrap your heel in bones of steel, turn the leg...
This is not a challenge, it just means that I love you...
A candy bar, a falling star and a reading from Dr Seuss...
This lightning storm, this tidal wave, this avalanche, I'm not afraid...
No solution, spleen venting, but I feel better having screamed, don't you?
He's not coming back, so you work it out, overfeed the cat...
When your day is long, and the night, the night is yours alone...
Resign yourself that radio's gonna stay...
40,000 stars in the evening, look at them fall from the sky...
I have seen things that you will never see - leave it to memory me...
I've had my fun, and now it's time to serve your conscience overseas...
The time to rise has been engaged, you're better best to re-arrange...
Me, my thoughts are flower-strewn, ocean storm, bayberry moon...
Tomorrow's gaining speed on you, it's all you want to do...
He was reared to give respect, but somewhere down the line...
The kids have a new take, a new take on faith...
It's only made me harder, my heart thrown open wide...
As it started to rain, two spirits dancing, so strange...
There's a new planet in the solar system...
When I got to the show, yo ho ho, I could tell that you had been crying...
She's a sad tomato, she's three miles of bad road...
Not everyone can carry the weight of the world...
You've dusted the non-believers and challenged the laws of chance...
I'm overwhelmed, I'm on repeat, I'm emptied out, I'm incomplete...
Six of one, half-dozen the other - tell that to the captain's mother...
Hong Kong is present, Taipei awakes, all talk of circadian rhythm...
LyricSong TitleAlbum (Year)
We're dug in deep, the price is steep, the auctioneer is such a creep...
Nature abhors a vacuum, but what's between your ears?
Pull your dress on and stay real close; who might leave you where I left off...
The battle's been lost, the war is not won...
Do my eyes seem empty? I've forgotten how this feels...
We were little boys, we were little girls...
My luminescence fades, the dusk provides an antidote, I am not afraid...
You don't need me to tell you now that nothing can compare...
Give me a voice so strong I can question what I have seen...
Let's put our heads together, start a new country up...
You don't really love that guy you make it with, now do you?
Richard said, 'vitriol and disgust is not the same as apathy'...
It brought me to my knees, pale, what if all these fantasies...?
There's a problem, feathers, iron, bargain buildings, weights and pullies...
You've been looking, but your search will never end...
The stars are the greatest thing you've ever seen...
Moving in a still frame, howling at the moon...
Burn bright through the night, two pockets lead the way...
Stay off that highway - word is, it's not that safe...
I want to kiss the astronauts when they salute to me...
Climb a mountain, climb it steeper, steeper...
I crossed your great divide, I stirred your ocean's tide...
Hey kid, where are you? Nobody tells you what to do, baby...
The bells are ringing through the town again, children look up...
You come to me with positions, you come to me with excuses...
I save your messages just to hear your voice...
I rang the church bell 'til my ears bled red blood cells...
Should we talk about the weather? Should we talk about the government?
I had a hat - I put it down and it sunk...
It's these little things, they can pull you under...
I can't be your character witness, I can't be your alibi...
Who will tend the farm museums? Who will dust today's belongings?
All I want to do is strip away these stilled constraints...
I can smell the sorrow on your breath, the sweat, victory and sorrow...
LyricSong TitleAlbum (Year)
Team by team reporters baffled, trumped, tethered crop...
Your feet are going to be on the ground - your head is there to move you around...
Death is pretty final - I'm collecting vinyl...
I raised the wall and I will be the one to knock it down...
I'd sooner chew my leg off than be trapped in this...
I wanna be your Easter bunny, I wanna be your Christmas tree...
Write the holy terror, suck the marrow from the bone...
You can't wear that in this heat, it's all wrong...
I was hell, sarcastic, silver, swell...
When the world is a monster, bad to swallow you whole...
I can't say that I love Jesus, that would be a hollow claim...
We'll leave the allegory to another Bible story out of deference, defiance and choice...
Hang up your chairs to better sweep, clear the floor to dance...
I want to tell you how much I hate this...
I didn't wear glasses 'cause I thought it might rain...
Now there's nothing dark and there's nothing weird...
Point me to the stars, I'm up for the chase...
Cinderella boy, you've lost your shoe...
Put it in the ground where the flowers grow, gold and silver shine...
You've done enough - have you no sense of decency, sir?
Dreams, they complicate my life...
I cannot tell a lie - it's not all cherry pie...
I'm head-first fighting everything, the crushing force of memory erasing all I've been...
Twentieth century, go to sleep, really deep...
The wise man built his words upon the rocks, but I'm not bound to follow suit...
Did you understand me right? The people here are good...
The insurgency began and you missed it...
Try to rope in followes to float their malcontent...
You're so funny, you're so fine, you're so perfect...
Crash land, no illusions, no collision, no intrusion...
Stratch the scandals in the twilight...
You, I thought I knew you; you, I cannot judge...

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