"Fourteen Black Paintings" as written by and Peter Gabriel....
From the pain come the dream
From the dream come the vision
From the vision come the people
From the people come the power
From this power come the change

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"Fourteen Black Paintings" as written by Peter Gabriel

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    General CommentI was amazed that no one posted a response to this song. The simplest of words can be so powerful.
    anthrochickon July 23, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song was about Gabriel's experience at the Rothko Chapel in Houston, TX.

    That place is horribly dull and lifeless though, so I'm really not sure where he pulled inspiration from.
    jackospadeon March 25, 2008   Link

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