We sail through endless skies
stars shine like eyes
the black night sighs
The moon in silver trees
falls down in tears
light of the night
The earth, a purple blaze
of sapphire haze
in orbit always

While down below the trees
bathed in cool breeze
silver starlight breaks down the night
And so we pass on by the crimson eye
of great god Mars
as we travel the universe


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Planet Caravan song meanings
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    My Interpretation

    the earth is, like, just a giant caravan going in a circle, and, like, we're just all in for the ride man

    WyomingAliveon July 19, 2017   Link
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    General Comment

    this is a nice change to Pantera's usual style. I've been told it's good sex0ring music. I think it's great music for winding down or reading. Pantera powah!

    RayTraceron April 18, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    For those who dont know it's a Sabbath song, which in my opinion is way better than the original.

    supernaut1978on May 01, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    i like the Black Sabbath version but the Pantera version is so much better i think its the guitar just stands out so much more and makes it so much better to just wind down and relax then the Black Sabbath version.

    draven_the_crowon May 18, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    Solo is one of the best. Darrell really kicks back on this one, showing a little more jazzy-artsy style contrasting his usually devastating, in-your-face approach that we all love.

    jules4099on May 28, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    i think pantera could have picked a much better song by black sabbath to cover than this one. Something a bit faster & louder like "iron man", "sweat leaf" "childern of the grave". Iv heard that they did do a cover of Electric Funeral, I recon that would have been better than P C. but hey, at the end of the day i still like it alot.

    dirkwiezeron June 04, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    This is a brill Sabbath cover, the songs jst bout trippin out off your head and out this world, get yourself f***ed and listen to it, mint!

    Strapping_Young_Ladon August 29, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    Read the little booklet thingy."One kick ass Sabbath song" couldnt have said it better myself.

    BobSaget666on April 09, 2003   Link
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    General Comment

    I'd have to argue which version is better. this song was left untouched for 30 years before pantera came along and covered it. Although pantera's version is a little more up to date, Sabbath brought this song into existance, and to me, that makes it better hands down. I'm sure if Sabbath re-realeased Paranoid, every song would be faster, harder and louder.

    BobSaget666on April 26, 2003   Link
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    General Comment

    they also covered "electric funeral" and "hole in the sky" check out hole in the sky yall its got the power groove

    BadAcidTripon April 16, 2004   Link

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