"The Mast" as written by and Leslie Feist....
The Mast

Found a place where I can be
All the things I want you to see
Take my head into your hands
'Cause I come to you from another land

And I don't need to know your favourite aunt's name
And I don't need to know what woman's felt the same
And I don't need to see you every single day
But I'd like to

Break my heart back into place
'Cause I've come to understand you more lately
And I've found a man inside your chest
Some will tear him up and I'll lay him some rest

And I don't need to know the details of your past
And I don't need to know when you thought of me last
And I don't have to say if I'm the sail and you're the mast
And we've caught a good wind, the mast

Because you know me more than any before
'Cause you found the clues between me and you
You know me more than any before
'Cause you found the clues between me and you

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"The Mast" as written by Leslie Feist

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    General Commentthis song's so prettyyyyy. i think it's pretty straight-forward.
    Nikkibobon January 21, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti love this song. does anyone know where to get the cd that has this song on it? The Monarch i think its called... something like that. i can't find it anywhere i look. and my mom would kill me if i bought something off of ebay
    rose.paradeon July 20, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis song makes my heart drop, it's so beautiful.
    displaynameon June 06, 2007   Link
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    General CommentIt's so soothing and lyrical. :) Love the poetryy. And most of the lines are true for me.
    n1kkzon November 12, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti looove how the guitar builds up. and everything else about this song too..
    and rose it is called Monarch, but it went out of print a while ago. so the only copies you can get are used or off the internet. maybe they'll do a re-release some day.
    animalawareon December 28, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti think this is maybe the most beautiful feist song ever. gorgeous.
    fursoftasfuron February 14, 2008   Link

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