Look over the surface and into the distance
Constantly showering me with decision

Define a transparent dream
dr-dr-dr-dream (x3)
Define a transparent dream
dr-dr-dr-dream (x3)

Feel the atmosphere breath with life
My old portrait heads of Gertrude Stein

Define a transparent dream
dr-dr-dr-dream (x3)
Define a transparent dream
dr-dr-dr-dream (x3)

So it's back and forth again
Dreaming on the doorstep
The Always Red Society
Comes to visit me

Well I'm dreamin of a sunset
Juice and coffee in the morning
After staring at the stars all night

The always blue society
Wraps rings around the sun
Saturn too

All night, night (x2)


Lyrics submitted by shameless, edited by SpeedySnail101, DillonC

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  • +2
    My OpinionI'm completely sick of people vaguely comparing Elephant Six stuff with the most famous and ridiculous band ever. So they sound alike, so what? Don't the Beatles get enough attention already, while these guys get virtually none?

    Even if you're still so ingenuous as to love the Beatles, the Elephant 6 guys come from a very different time, place, and attitude. Please show some respect for their own creativity in expanding on and manipulating a similar sound for their own ends and for their own reasons, without millions of dollars or fame, and knowing that they could never get those things with this approach.

    Also, I think it's "Juice and coffee" in the morning, and I thought (but am now unsure) that it was "Model" portrait heads of G.S., rather than "My old."
    Salty Kevinon February 23, 2009   Link

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