There's a war in the day no peace at night
There's blood on the hands of man yet we don't sympathize
The meat eater kills the cows they just depersonalize to justify
Their own lust as the helpless die
And it's ironic how we cry for world peace
But the violence won't decrease unless our murders cease
So understand in the slaughter-house who's the beast
And I demand that the innocent be released
Well I've tried the best I can
I've tried to understand
Civilized man so-called civilized man
Yes I've tried the best I can
But who can understand
Civilized man?
Guilt free so-called morality
Fallacy
The 4 foods group just western medicine quackery
(Meat would be) $35 a pound but our taxes subsidize
As 35 million starve as we gormandize
The grains that could feed the world go to their industry
To fatten up the catle for death and I protest
Rain forests once here kiss goodbye the biosphere ozone nightmare
Just see the people don't even care!
Guilt free we overlooked the blood and brutality
And the TV propaganda covers heinous reality
A plea to the people of this land to do
What they can with hope for a civilized man


Lyrics submitted by jeSSePiNk

Civilized Man Lyrics as written by Raymond A. Cappo Graham Land

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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    This song is bascially about the hypocrisy of this world and how people who claim they are civilized actually aren't at all. And also it emphasizes on the FACT that eating meat is wrong.

    sandihumeon December 29, 2008   Link

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