"Lust" as written by and Tori Ellen Amos....
Hey you gender nectar sifting
Through the grain of gold tripping at
Your door is that you. alpha in her blood
And when the woman lies you don't
Believe her

Rolling and unrolling
Coiling emerging
Running free
Running through the underworld
Into your room

Is he real or a ghost-lie
She feels she isn't heard
And the veil tears and rages
Till her voices are remembered
And his secrets can be told
Hey you gender nectar
Crystalline from the vine
You know you'll drink her

Rolling and unrolling
Coiling emerging running free
Running through the afterworld
Into your room so she prays
For a prankster and lust
In the marriage bed
And he waits till she can give
And he waits and he
Waits


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"Lust" as written by Tori Ellen Amos

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    General CommentTo me this song is about the journey to the place where love is, through sex and conflict and the endless patience that people need sometimes. To me it is about the merging of bodies and memories and the drowning of individuality into space where everything is shared with one other person, coiled together and inseparable. The echo and roll of her voice and piano on the chorus are as much of the story as the lyric.
    Breakfaston May 09, 2006   Link

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