Sunday , 12 July 2020

Admiral Twin

Phone Call #27

Penelope, I guarantee You’ve never seen a thing like this Gravity has taken leave from my bedroom You must come You must come and see me I’m bouncing high above my bed And all the spiders outside Penelope, you must believe The sun will always shine on me And I will wear this golden hat for no one else You …

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Sun and Moon

When they stare out at the stars like satellites we’ll always be there I am the sun, you are the moon we are the hope they’ll always see there It’s true I burn for you this time each day we meet this way to share the things we’ve got to say When they go to sleep at night like reveries …

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There

first met my girlfriend in the park one April day she was sitting underneath my favorite tree I had to say "you can’t sit there" She laughed at me you know I couldn’t help but like her told her so and then I guess I must’ve closed my eyes and kissed her looked again still there How did she get …

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Box Under His Bed (Swing version)

There’s a box under his bed that he never opens up but tonight he pulls it out cause he’s come to look for evidence of what he fears: senseless tears wasted years he pulls some relics out studies each and every one he reads between the lines one more time before he breaks the spell that held him down those …

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But I’m Dying

I’m tired of living in your constellation Most of your friends, they still don’t know my name I’ve never been good at orbiting And everything you say is Greek to me So why don’t I blow the lid off this can of worms? I think there might be a prize at the bottom It’s a Cracker Jack deal I’ll be …

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Down

My fate is now complete I pray the Lord my soul to keep she’s crying in her sleep; in her dreams she hears the sound of marching feet. I’m laying in my bed thinking of the things I should’ve said the truth came out all wrong words are weak as breath; the chains of consequence are strong. Tell them that …

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The Unlucky Ones

The clocks of the world are evil in their design Our days of wine and song never came And calendars map the places we’ve never been So call us the unlucky ones We walk under ladders as a matter of course Jump on every crack we can find Thirteen a day if we get half a chance So call us …

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Figi Fandango

I sailed out to sea with Figi Fandango She looked so good to me with her hair up in tangles. Figi never lived a life of royalty she had other dreams Figi wanted freedom but she didn’t need material things Figi was so obstinate the good king Fandango nearly blew He said to her "This monarchy has no place for …

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Another Day

She wears her anger like a sweater And it keeps her warm at night You know i’d love to undress her But we’d only fight I stumbled into her picture It’s all in black and white And the heroine’s the villain We’ll never get it right She gets me tied to the track in seconds Train whistle blows but i’m …

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I’m No King

I’m no king and I’m no leader I’m not like Paul but a lot like Peter I’ve denied my friends and denied my wife I know my purpose, I know my rights As a human, as a friend, as a lover, as a man I’m a believer and I know what I believe I’m a believer and I wear it …

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