We are like children
We're painted on canvases
Picking up shades as we go
We start off with gesso
brushed on by people we know
Watch your technique as you go

Step back and admire my view
Can I use the colors I choose?
Do I have some say what you use?
Can I get some greens and some blues?

We're made by the pigment of paint that is put upon
Our stories are told by our hues
Like Motley and Bearden
These masters of peace and life
Layers of colors and time

Step back and admire my view
Can I use the colors I choose?
Don't I have some say what you use?
Can't get some greens with my blues?


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    General CommentThis song is amazing. I hereby declare that this song will blow up and become a national sensation, returning interest to grounded and thoughtful music that takes and grows upon the progress of talented musicians passed.
    Usaj88on February 07, 2013   Link

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