"Busy Signals" as written by and Leo Kottke....
Woo hoo we’re a standing contradiction
A pieced together picture of a satellite trying to fly
Woo hoo this is feeling like a stick up
And I’m about to plan my getaway
Woo hoo yes it’s better late than never
It’s scary but whatever, at least it didn’t leave me to lie
Woo hoo we were not prepared to settle
But I’m not about to give my heart away to subjects without predicates

You chain me to the telephone to keep me close when you’re alone
I’m hanging up, you’re begging me to stay
Your busy signals compromise your innocence and alibis
So I’m about to let you walk away

Woo hoo this is easier than lying
I’m not afraid of dying but it doesn’t mean I’m ready to go
Woo hoo all the animals are trying but I just want to survive anyway
Woo hoo we’re a dangerous progression
A volatile succession, a saturation ready to blow
It’s a chemical reaction the asses and the bases break away
To the subjects without predicates
You chain me to the telephone to keep me close when you’re alone
I’m hanging up you’re begging me to stay
Your busy signals compromise your innocence and alibis
So I’m about to let you walk away

We’re trapped, tangled in the slack,
Our finger on the trigger and a saddle on our back
So get back, subtlety’s a trap
We’ll never take it easy and we’ll never take it back
We’re trapped, tangled in the slack
We’ll never take it easy and we’ll never take it back

You chain me to the telephone to keep me close when you’re alone
I’m hanging up, you’re begging me to stay
The busy signals compromise excuses threats and alibis
So I’m about to let you walk away
You chain me to the telephone to keep me close when were alone
I’m hanging up you’re begging me to stay
Your busy signals compromise your innocence and alibis
So I’m about to let you walk away
‘Cause I can only let you walk away.



Lyrics submitted by Nicoley

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    General CommentIt’s a chemical reaction the asses and the bases break away.

    Asses should be acids.


    i think this is a pretty simple meaning.
    they are usually straight forward with their stuff.
    cant wait for the new cd.
    younglove_ron March 21, 2008   Link

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