[HANSCHEN]
Come, cream away the bliss
Travel the world within my lips
Fondle the pearl of your distant dreams
Haven’t you heard the word of your body?

Oh, you’re gonna be wounded
Oh, you’re gonna be my wound
Oh, you’re gonna bruise, too
Oh, I’m gonna be your bruise

[ERNST]
Oh God…


[HANSCHEN]
I know.
When we look back, thirty years from now,
Tonight will seem unbelievably beautiful


[ERNST]
And…in the meantime?


[HANSCHEN]
Why not?


[ERNST]
On my way here this afternoon, I thought perhaps, we’d only talk


[HANSCHEN]
So, are you sorry we…?


[ERNST]
Oh no. I love you Hanschen, as I have never loved anyone.


[HANSCHEN]
And so you should.


[ERNST]
Oh, I’m gonna be wounded
Oh, I’m gonna be your wound

[BOTH]
Oh, I’m gonna bruise you
Oh, you’re gonna be my bruise

[ALL]
Oh, you’re gonna be wounded
Oh, I’m gonna be your wound
Oh, you’re gonna bruise too
Oh, I’m gonna be your bruise


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    General CommentBoth boys sound beautiful in this song.

    so perfect.
    NobodyBrokeon December 13, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti also get these amazing chills at the end when everyone joins in. such clear liquid voices. i love this play.
    NobodyBrokeon December 13, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis is one of the most beautiful songs I've heard in ages. I love Ernst's part at the end.

    It's my favorite.
    penny_frescaon July 10, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThis song is so amazing. Both boys sing it so beautifully. Pretty obvious what the sings about though. ;)
    CharTheStaron February 15, 2011   Link
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    General CommentCheck it out: favoritewords.com I really love their concept. Got to love that.
    batmanvson March 09, 2014   Link

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