"Get Home" as written by and Daniel Smith....
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay

We are the last people standing
At the end of the night
We are the greatest pretenders
In the cold morning light

This is just another night
And we've had many of them
To the morning we're cast out
But I know I'll land here again

How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay

There's a light in the bedroom
But it's dark
Scattered around on the floor
All my thoughts

This is just another night
And we've had many of them
To the morning we're cast out
But I know I'll land here again

How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay

The birds are mocking me
They call to be heard
The birds are mocking me
They curse my return

How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay

How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay
How am I gonna get myself back home?
Ay-ay, ay-ay, ay-ay, I'm lost


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"Get Home" as written by Daniel Smith

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    General CommentI guess it's about a "lost" person, maybe he's even depressed. He can't sleep at night because of his sorrows and he knows that there are a lot of people who feel like him and can't sleep because of their sorrows. He and those people are "the greatest pretenders", because they act like everything's okay, but then suffer so much that they can't even sleep. To the morning they're cast out, but in fact they're the strongest people because they manage to suffer without letting anyone know, they carry their burden alone. The question "How am I gonna get myself back home?" is the question he asks himself all night long. In fact, he's worried about when and if he will ever feel safe, accepted and loved again.
    emptyhomeon March 11, 2013   Link

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