"Deep Blue" as written by Win Butler, Regine Chassagne, William Butler, Tim Kingsbury, Richard R Parry and Jeremy Gara....
Here in my place and time
And here in my own skin I can finally begin
Let the century pass me by, standing under the night sky
Tomorrow means nothing

I was only a child then
Feeling barely alive when
I heard a song from a speaker of a passing car
Praying to a dying star, the memories fading
I can almost remember singing( La la, la la, la la la la)
(La la, la la, la la la la)

We watched the end of the century
Compressed on a tiny screen
A dead star collapsing and we could see
Something was ending
Are you through pretending?
We saw the signs in the suburbs

You could have never predicted that it could see through you
Kasparov, Deep Blue, 1996
Your mind's playing tricks now
Show's over so take a bow
And leave it in the shadows (La la, la la, la la la la)
(Oh la la, la la, la la la la)

Hey
Put the cellphone down for a while
In the night there is something wild
Can you hear it breathing?
And hey
Put the laptop down for a while
In the night there is something wild
I feel it, it's leaving me

(La la, la la, la la la la)
(La la, la la, la la la la)
(La la, la la, la la la la)
(La la, la la, la la la la)


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"Deep Blue" as written by Win Butler William Butler

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    General CommentDoes anyone know the falsetto/whispery part at the end? I got:

    Hey
    Put the cell phone down for a while
    (inaudible)
    Hey
    Put the laptop down for a while
    (inaudible)
    The feeling is leaving me
    NoKeyNoPlanon July 27, 2010   Link

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