If you found the words, would you really say them?
Or silent through the verse
Will mumble punctuation?
Remembering the line, an empty metaphor
That you savor by yourself
Your never cure
If I forgot the lines, is it easy enough to fake it?
Or do you need a moment to re-memorize
And model it like a curse half disguised?

Leers, cheers, whispers and tears
The final taste before you're taken away
Odds, ends, final amends
It's all right to say it
Just as long as you don't really think so

Give me a little room
To get on with concentration
Just enough to know
What I'm missing in education
Borrowing all the hours that you gave to me to
It's a wonder I could ever breathe
Under all our thoughts
We'll hear the final answer
Of all the things you are that have been paralleled
All the voices that were raised and finally fell

Leers, cheers, whispers and tears
The final taste before you're taken away
Odds, ends, final amends
It's all right to say it
Just as long as you don't really think so

Lights
No show
No sex
That's all you get
No wait
No calls
No remittance for what you know

Leers, cheers, whispers and tears
The final taste before you're taken away
Odds, ends, final amends
It's all right to say it
Just as long as you don't really think so


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"Parallel Lines" as written by Matt Didemus Jeremy Greenspan

Lyrics © DOMINO PUBLISHING COMPANY

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    Lyric CorrectionIf you found the words, would you really say them?
    Or stutter through the verse,
    With mumble punctuation
    Remembering the line, an empty metaphor
    That you savour by yourself
    You're an epicure
    If I forgot the lines, is it easy enough to fake it?
    Or do you need a moment to rememorize
    And model it like a curse half disguised?

    Leers, cheers, whispers and the tears
    That final taste before you're taken away
    Odds, ends, final amends
    It's all right to say it
    Just as long as you don't really think so

    Give me a little room
    To get on with concentration
    Just enough to know
    What I'm missing in education
    Borrowing all the hours that you gave to me to
    It's a wonder I could ever breathe
    Under all our thoughts
    We'll hear the final answer
    Of all the things you are that have been paralleled
    All the voices that were raised and finally fell

    Leers, cheers, whispers and the tears
    That final taste before you're taken away
    Odds, ends, final amends
    It's all right to say it
    Just as long as you don't really think so

    No lights
    No show
    No sex
    That's all you get
    No waits
    No calls
    No remittance for what you know

    Leers, cheers, whispers and the tears
    That final taste before you're taken away
    Odds, ends, final amends
    It's all right to say it
    Just as long as you don't really think so
    juniorboyon May 02, 2011   Link

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