if i'm going out
i want to take with me
(a month of golden sundays)
if we're going out
should we bring a map?
or should we lose ourselves in meaning

where we are - in the blink of an eye
you get several meanings

if you come back down
be sure to hear the sound
(of xylophones gently breathing)

where we are - in the blink of an eye
you get several meanings

do you question what's in sight
as the sun is setting
as the airplane hits boundaries
a waterfall fell on an optical atlas
what was remains the same
it took up residence
with a peculiar noise called "train director"

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A Peculiar Noise Called Train Director song meanings
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  • +1
    General CommentIt's peculiar, not familiar.

    "heading out", not "going out"

    And this song is so quirky and fun.
    Lightbluenesson June 21, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthis is one of the most mind blowing songs i've ever heard, i love how the soundscape fits the lyrics PERFECTLY. As for the meaning of the song i think it describes how or brains can attatch different meanings to things depending on how you look at it.
    sterling5587on February 25, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti fucking love this band, this song is so fucking good
    auto_suggestionon October 04, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthis song is so creepy, i love it!
    kaleidoscope~eyeson January 13, 2007   Link
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    General Commentyes yes yes
    vintagerocketon March 07, 2008   Link

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