Lyrics I Like

Thank God That I'm As Good As Dead

lyrics"Ah, when the heroin is in my blood, and that blood is in my head, then thank God that I'm as good as dead."

~ The Velvet Underground's "Heroin" from The Velvet Underground & Nico

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Everybody Hurts Sometimes

lyrics"Don't let yourself go, 'cause everybody cries and everybody hurts sometimes."

~ REM's "Everybody Hurts" from Automatic for the People

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The Dead Leaves, They're On The Lawn

lyrics"To the outside: the dead leaves, they're on the lawn; For they don't have trees to hang their own."

~ Band of Horses' "The Funeral" from Everything All the Time

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You Can't Jump A Jet Plane, Like You Can A Freight Train

lyrics"You can’t jump a jet plane, like you can a freight train, so I’d best be on my way, in the early morning rain."

~ Gordon Lightfoot's "Early Morning Rain" from Lightfoot!

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The City She Loves Me

lyrics"The city she loves me, lonely as I am, together we cry."

~ Red Hot Chili Pepper's "Under The Bridge" from Blood Sugar Sex Magik

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Deep Greens and Blues are the Colors I Choose

lyrics"Goodnight, you moonlight ladies; Rockabye sweet baby James... Deep greens and blues are the colors I choose; Won't you let me go down in my dreams... And rockabye sweet baby James."

~ James Taylor's "Sweet Baby James" from Sweet Baby James

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We're Building a New Wheel Instead of Fixing a Slow Leak

lyrics"We're building a new wheel instead of fixing a slow leak."

~ Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker's "Kit" (unreleased)

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I Want You To Notice When I'm Not Around

lyrics"I dont care if it hurts, I wanna have control, I want a perfect body, I want a perfect soul, I want you to notice when I'm not around. you're so fuckin' special, I wish I was special, but I'm a creep, I'm a weirdo, what the hell am I doing here? I don't belong here."

~ Radiohead's "Creep" from Pablo Honey

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And Now My Bitter Hands...

lyrics"And now my bitter hands chafe beneath the clouds, of what was everything".

~ Pearl Jam's "Black" from Ten

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The Secret Rules of Engagement

lyrics"The secret rules of engagement, are hard to endorse".

~ The Tragically Hip's "Grace, Too" from Day For Night

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