"Evening/Morning" as written by and Jack Steadman....
Always a drifter, trips to make
The night won't brick if the day won't break
When I was out, did you get in?
Did you draw the right stamp on your skin?

I'm ready to owe you anything (x4)
Oh we can, we can, we can, we can

Keep with me
I hope you'll see that we can speak at slower speeds
When I wake up it will always be there
When I wake up it will always be there
I am ready to...

I am ready to owe you anything (x4)

A night away, we'll work it out (x 4)

Lyrics submitted by FalseSmiles, edited by ethereal21

Evening/Morning song meanings
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    General Commentgreat song great video

    i think it goes
    "always a drifter"
    "draw the right stamp on your skin,
    i am ready to owe you anything"

    im pretty sure it is "we can" cos later on he goes "we can speak AT slower speeds"

    and this is pretty minor but -
    "when i wake up it will always be THAT... i am ready to... i am ready to owe you anything"

    still unsure about the group vocals at the end though!
    chewbearon December 05, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General Commenti think it about him wanting to lose his virginity.
    HackEyeon March 29, 2012   Link
  • 0
    General Commentvery catchy song.... think hes tring to say that these two people will always be there for each other?
    adoyle123on October 16, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI'm not sure what it's about but the lyrics are brilliant. I always wonder if the singing in the background is "we can, we can" or "weekend weekend"
    XCXCXon November 30, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think it's all about personal memories. Still it is beautiful.
    DandyWalkeron August 26, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat song not sure about the meaning though
    sux4uuon December 07, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General CommentHe feels like he owes her love.
    mikeywon December 22, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti agree a lot with chewbear about the lyrics.
    always a driftER, trips to make
    we can speak AT slower speeds
    when i wake up it will always be THAT

    i think its about him finally being able to comit to her. hes ready to have a relationship with her. as he was always a drifter before.

    Bombay Bicycle Club is one of my all time favourate bands. they hav an awesome unique sound. i know their song "emergency contraception blues" wont be on this site as its just instrumental but i think it deserves a shout out as one of their best.
    wiseindiegirlon October 05, 2010   Link
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    General Commentyou guys have been missing some lines. such as "did you draw the bright stuff on your skin?" and "when i wake up it will always be there". "did you draw the bright stuff on your skin?" where I'm pretty sure he says "saying" referring to someone cutting themselves and the bright stuff being blood."when i wake up it will always be there" not to sure but i believe it means the scar of the cutting.
    gotmonkeydudeon November 20, 2010   Link
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    General CommentI feel like this song is about a relationship that became really intense, really quickly. Maybe the girl is wondering if it'll last, and he's trying to reassure her by saying "I am ready to owe you anything" in such an urgent way
    allygatoron September 15, 2012   Link

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