"Intoxicated Hands" as written by and Damien Jurado....
She took advantage of intoxicated hands
And he pretended to be asleep
And underneath the blankets their legs weaved like a chain
And come tomorrow morning how will you explain

Was it that whiskey talking or is it your heart
That you made you say I love you to me
As you held me in your arms
And you'll have the explanation for that
What has come about

I loved you seven long years
And now that you've found me out
Just get out

I was just like the others I wanted to be more
Shame it took that whiskey baby
To bring me to your door
You'll have the explanations for that
What has come about

When I loved you seven long years my boy
And now that you've found me out
Just get out


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"Intoxicated Hands" as written by Damien Jurado

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    General CommentThis one confuses me... I thought it was about a guy who had a crush on a girl and finally got to sleep with her becaues they were drunk, but the next day he realized she didn't love him. BUT there is the line "when I loved you seven long years
    my boy" and that throws me off... any ideas?
    CcPunk82on July 24, 2007   Link
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    General Commentnever mind... I was right, but it's about a girl who liked a guy.. not the other way around. Woops!
    CcPunk82on July 24, 2007   Link
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    General CommentWhat a night!! ;)
    vermainon February 04, 2009   Link

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