Raving and drooling I fell on his neck with a scream
He had a whole lotta terminal shock in his eyes
That's what you get for pretending the rest are not real

Babbling and snapping at far away flies
He will zig zag his way back through memories of boredom and pain

How does it feel to be empty and angry and spaced
Split up the middle between the illusion of safety in numbers
and the fist in your face

Lyrics submitted by *JoSIe*, edited by Mellow_Harsher

Raving and Drooling song meanings
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    General CommentThis is the old version of Sheep... before the release of Animals
    Grind838on October 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis song has been performed live several times but never released. But in 1977 the song was rewritten and retitled to Sheep when it appeared on the Animals album.
    The music, lyrics and vocals are all by Waters in this song.
    *JoSIe*on October 18, 2006   Link
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    General CommentFor The Animals album and subsequent renaming of this track the band changed the first line from 'Raving and Drooling' to 'Bleeting and Babbling'
    TheDirgeon June 09, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis song was played on the DSOTM tour or just after and was about a DJ in that had pissed Roger off enough to warrant this song. Yes of course new lyrics were created and it became sheep on The ANIMALS Record
    duanesoon July 19, 2012   Link

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