I'm jonesin' for a mercy snack
I'm regular, I'm treble-kicked
I been down to the Laundromat
The lines are long
My lines are strong
I been down to the south of Maine
I worked a week, I snuck a peek
I been down to the Bondage Street
Guitar is numb, my eyes are dumb

I saw the terror in your tongue
The cat's domain is no longer fun
I waded and I waited,
And I waited, and I waited
And then I went back home
To my apartment views and all the screws
With this inside my guts and gore
Was pouring out, I did adore my

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Mercy Snack: The Laundromat song meanings
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  • +1
    General Commentwhat do you mean by stupid?

    I actually relate to the lyrics and I like them.
    fluoroscopeon May 23, 2010   Link
  • -1
    General CommentOf course it would take Pavement to come up with the most gloriously annoying song ever recorded. The guitar line is so cloying, the vocals are so whiny, the lyrics, so dumb. A work of art.
    DevastatorJr.on January 12, 2006   Link

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