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running on empty
It's just your normal histrionics
Just a page out of your old book
You were always setting off bonfires
You'd do anything to get me to look

We're a special kind of running on empty
We were cut from a different cloth
I think I gave you the remote for the sunshine
I never dreamed that you would turn it off

This could be the day, dear.

You're pretty, but so absent-minded
You skip stones in the wishing well
And even though we're running on empty
I pray that nothing ever breaks the spell

This could be the day dear

daisy love
I know a girl who never lets me down
she is to love as circle is to round
When I see her smile it's like the sun shines
when I think of love I know I've found mine
What could ever match the sparkle in her eyes?

Daisy, Daisy Love
she is all my dreams are made of
Daisy, my Daisy Daisy Love

I know a girl who keeps me hanging 'round
Love is the song – we're lost within the sound
Dreaming of the kiss that brings the morning
When at last it hits you get no warning
May I wake to this a hundred thousand times

Sitting on a hillside
tripping in the summer sunshine
float away to heaven
when Daisy comes with flowers in her hair
she's everywhere

I know a girl who never gets me down
I can't believe the treasure that I've found
You can keep your gold your fame and glory
I find I'm in a better story
and happy ever after with Daisy by my side

Daisy, Daisy Love
she is all my dreams are made of
Daisy, my Daisy Daisy Love

army of the new tomorrow
The Army of the New Tomorrow are forming in the street
They're not like other revolutionaries that you meet.
No demagogues of retribution, settling old scores
They're casting down defenses and
they're making plows from swords

oh - oh - oh here it comes
oh - oh - oh hear it

Revolution / evolution crystalline and clear
Castle walls and air raid calls have only bred more fear
Mindless acquisition can't begin to fill the holes
so fill our graves for foolish kings who struggle for control

oh - oh - oh here it comes
oh - oh - oh here it comes

and as the sun appears, we'll rise to meet the day
and as the darkness ends, and shadows fall away
and to the fools who said, that things would never change
I told you, I told you all.

Gather 'round now all you children, the time at last has come
to do away with all division, together we are One
Ours will be the middle way, the path that reconnects
and love will never truly die, love surely resurrects

soldier boy
I got embassies
I got a will to live
I got philosophy
I got a lot to give
I got technology
I got a certain feel
I got the sun at night
I got waves of steel

I got a wife at home
I got rock and roll
I got the hand of god
I got a frightened soul
I got you in my sights
I got you in my veins
for the rest of my life
until the heaven reigns

Soldier boy – I am a soldier boy
Soldier boy – just call me Soldier boy

I'm the empires son
I do what I'm told
I'm a cog in the wheel
You know I'm bought and sold
And I'm dependable
And I'm an army of one
And I'm expendable
That is until we've won

Because you love the lie
Because you hate the truth
You know that nothing sells
Like wasted youth
And it's nothing new
And we're not the last
Because you never learn
And you forget the past

Soldier boy – I am a soldier boy
Soldier boy – I am your soldier boy

sad girl
sad girl says she doesn't care
Friday night she's reading Baudelaire
no calls she disconnects her phone
sad girl would rather be alone

some boy broke her tender heart
one touch and she falls apart
cold sun spins around the sky
sad girl hangs her head to cry

all at sea she sinks like stone
a sad princess on her throne
and I wish that I could dry her tears away.

sad girl drifting with the tide
that flows like the tears she cannot hide
sad girl stares as if through glass
sad eyes that only see the past

all at sea she sinks like stone
a dark princess on her throne
and I wish that I could dry her tears away
how I wish that I could dry her tears away
how I wish that I could dry her tears away.

between stations
instrumental

king of the underground
I'm the king of the underground
I fly high on a supersonic
sound wave. We're reborn today

Turn the amps up to 'atom bomb'
Turn yourself into the eye of
Darkness. Watch it fade away

Open up the windows of your mind
Open up your eyes and don't be blind

I'm the king of the stratosphere
So high that I think I may be
falling. But I feel okay.

We're the stars in a satin sky
If you're not on fire then you don't feel it
burn your fear away

Open up the windows of your mind
Open up your eyes and don't be blind.

Open up the windows of your mind
Open up your eyes and don't be blind.

I'm the king of the underground.

Seahorse
Seahorse, what are you thinking about?
As you watch the sun dance on the crest of your clouds
And does the universe ever speak to you
in your coral cave, in your ocean blue

Seahorse, what do you dream about now?
Phosphorescent stars worn on a trilobites brow.
And the universe, hear it speak to you
in your coral cave, in your ocean blue

And do you hear the sirens
calling you from across the sea
And do they fill your head with visions
like they did for me
and do you ever wish that you could fly
out of the sea to touch the sky
or race through fields of liquid green
so beautiful and submarine

Sometimes, I feel impossibly small
Seahorse, what do you make of it all?
because the universe, I know it sings to you
in your coral cave, in your ocean blue

and I won't be here for long
the tide won't be here for long
I won't be here for long

too much to dream (last night)
Last night your shadow fell upon my lonely room
I touched your golden hair and tasted your perfume
Your eyes were filled with love the way they used to be
Your gentle hand reached out to comfort me

Came the dawn
And you were gone
You were gone, gone, gone

I had too much to dream last night
Too much to dream
I'm not ready to face the light
I had too much to dream
Last night

The room was empty as I staggered from my bed
I could not bear the image racing through my head
You were so real that I could feel your tenderness
And when you raised your lips for me to kiss
Came the dawn
And you were gone
You were gone, gone, gone

I had too much to dream last night
Too much to dream
I'm not ready to face the light
I had too much to dream
Last night
too much to dream
I had too much to dream last night
Too much to dream
I'm not ready to face the light
I had too much to dream
Last night

Too much to dream
Too much to dream
Too much to dream last night
Too much to dream
[repeat to fade]

star-shaped holes
happiness is a state of mind
heaven and hell are for the blind
beating like wings of butterflies
blinking I stare into your eyes
if you kiss me
I will not ask why
I'm cutting star-shaped holes in the sky

love is the perfect mystery
full of intrigue and history
after all what has come before
even the lost return for more
Watch the earthbound
somehow learn to fly
cutting star-shaped holes in the sky

glitter - glitter, I wish our stars would last
all the days of my life
maybe - maybe, if you hold me fast
we could wish them all to life

maybe this world is just a dream
just on the edge of everything
and when we wake it fades away
as we move on into the day
maybe we'll remember how we tried
and cutting star-shaped holes in the sky

Happiness is a state of mind (repeat forever)

tao of none
instrumental

Waves
All around me ocean
I dissolve into the sea
One returns with truth to be collected
One to one of many
One too many always be
One is waiting to be resurrected

First the wave is ocean
then the ocean is the wave
Far beneath the stars there is no difference
Men are born and men will die
to be reborn again
to learn to walk the path of least resistance

Become the wave
Become the sea
Become the stars
and always be
Become the truth
Become the path
I'm not the first
I'm not the last
Become yourself
Become the void
Become eternal
to be destroyed
Become the night
Become the day
Become the One
Become the Way

forget me not
She pours herself across my vision
'till she becomes all that I've ever seen
It's far too late for hard decisions, so honey
Please don't wake me from this dream

Oh, forget me not

A drop of pigment on the paper
That grows and grows 'till all the world is blue
That's the color of my heaven
Her eyes have caught me, nothing I can do

Oh, forget me not
Oh, forget me not

Let this moment last forever
Go on and on and never fade or dry
Love can maybe last forever
Let time itself for once and always die

Oh, forget me not
Oh, forget me not
Forget me not

clouds
Passing clouds
And yesterdays
On and on
They fade away
But I want to stay awhile

Paint the sky
A starry night
Bless the darkness
With the light
And I'm going to try
To believe again

All in its season
For all has a reason

kerosene
I went to the woods today
with kerosene and words
and photographs you gave me long ago
Lost in introspection, that's the man that I've become
I know it's long past time
I let you go

I was there above you when you
went to sleep each night,
and in your dreams I swim until I drown.
And you still talk to angels when you
think nobody's there
But just like love, they always let you down
They let you down

But what's the point of staying here
in love with you? You're so far gone.
Turn the page and turn aside from all the dreams,
the memories and
who's to say it was real,
anyway…

Thrown into the crucible of kerosene and hate
I'll burn away these lies and free myself
But I look on in horror as your love resists the flame
the only lies you told were to yourself

I watch you burn I watch you burn
I never learn, I never learn
I watch you burn, I watch you burn
Now watch this fool just turn
and walk away.

I went to the woods today
With kerosene and words.

Over and Over
Okay, just tell me that it's over.
We can walk away with a hey, let's still be friends
Time goes by so fast when we are dreaming
But if you wake me I'll just fall asleep again.

Maybe we should turn aside and think it over?
Over and over it all turns out the same

Over and over you tell me what will never be
And over and over you bind my feet with stones
blind my eyes but I still see what's in front of me
Break my wings and you'll fall to earth alone.

Do you need to turn aside and think it over
Over and over it all turns out the same
Maybe we should turn aside and think it over
But over and over I'd do it all again.

Over and over
Over and over again

Gingerbread Pornography
Gingerbread pornography
Orange cream geometry
I don't know what I'm talking about
Since I met you

Dionysus dressed in drag
A white chocolate body bag
I don't know what I'm talking about
Since I met you

Something kind of happened
Because you went off in my head
Electric super-nova in the night
Everything I do or say, it just don't make no sense
And nothings ever going to put it right

Skip the needle, tiny pills
Penny candy, empty thrills
I don't know what I'm talking about
Since I met you

Gingerbread pornography
persimmon bumblebee
and I don't know what I'm talking about
Since I met you

Something kind of happened
Because you went off in my head
Electric super-nova in the night
No matter what I do or say, it just don't make no sense
And nothing's ever going to put it right.

I don't know what I'm doing
I don't' know what I'm doing
I don't know what I'm talking about
Since I met you.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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