"The Seeker" as written by and Peter Townshend....
I've looked under chairs
I've looked under tables
I've tried to find the key
To fifty million fables

[Chorus:]
They call me The Seeker
I've been searching low and high
I won't get to get what I'm after
Till the day I die

I asked Bobby Dylan
I asked The Beatles
I asked Timothy Leary
But he couldn't help me either

[Chorus]

People tend to hate me
Cause I never smile
As I ransack their homes
They want to shake my hand

Focusing on nowhere
Investigating miles
I'm a seeker
I'm a really desperate man

I won't get to get what I'm after
Till the day I die

I learned how to raise my voice in anger
Yeah, but look at my face, ain't this a smile?
I'm happy when life's good
And when it's bad I cry
I've got values but I don't know how or why

I'm looking for me
You're looking for you
We're looking in at other
And we don't know what to do

[Chorus]


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"The Seeker" as written by Peter Townshend

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    General CommentKeep in mind, this song is NOT by Rush. It was written by The Who, and Rush composed it on their album, "Feedback". They did songs by different artsist. Full track list here: 2112.net/powerwindows/…
    NUMBER 4on June 09, 2007   Link
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    General Commentyeah this album shouldn't be included on the list of songs, but it is fun to see them rocking out to this song on stage (R30 concert) you can tell the are having a good time
    By-Toron January 19, 2008   Link

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