"Sacrifice" as written by and Ian Fraser/campbell Kilmister....
Why do they not believe
I have not lied, even for this,
Now no-one can conceive
The lie becomes the loving kiss,
But I would not,
Fall in love,
Like this.

The woman stitches the shrouds,
The children murder all the world,
If only you believe,
Then only you will die,
How can you not,
See the stars,
In your eyes.

Sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice,
Sacrifice, pay the price, blood like ice, sacrifice.

The pain is on you now,
Do not consider flight for gain,
In you the poison breeds,
Crawling with the mark of Cain,
And no-one shall,
Set you free,
Again.

Sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice,
Sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice.


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"Sacrifice" as written by Ian Fraser Kilmister Ian Kilmister

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    General CommentWhat the hell do you think?
    Rusty_Shacklefordon March 29, 2009   Link
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    General CommentThe Mark of Cain is refering to the bible story where Cain kills his brother Abel out of jealousy that God favored Abel. The Mark was black skin, so is Motorhead being racist or refering to the murder?
    iced_dethon January 09, 2006   Link

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