Sprawled face down on this Swiss stained iron bed
In a dismal cheap hotel
With my one arm injured and the sweat-stained billowous murk
From my last cold-turkey attack

I tremble and shiver at the sound outside my door
Instrument of release by my side
The spike, the hose, the blackened spoon
The can or sterno red

I wait
And I wait
Half dead

[Repeat: x8]
Waiting for my man

I wait for my fit, the footsteps fall
For the black man's staccato knock knocking
I wait he doesn't show
I wait he doesn't show
I wait he doesn't show

Get this monkey off my back [Repeat: x4]
Off my back [Repeat: x3]

Lyrics submitted by alda

"Poison Pen [Previously Unreleased Track]" as written by Haskins Ash

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Lyrics powered by LyricFind

Poison Pen song meanings
Add your thoughts


sort form View by:

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top