They're polishing the government
Resembles a last waltz
We are the playthings
We are the form
Soon it may come
Since we can rise
Too long since I've seen you
We move like satellites

My future lies
In space travel
She's coming over me

They're burning the tenements
Topless progressive thinking
Political holes
Got six but pray for seven

My future lies
In space travel
She's coming over me
I employ spies
To stroll the gravel
They never want to leave
The future lies
The future lies
Scared of the government scared of the government

The future lies
In space travel
There's someone after me
I employ spies
In silver tassels
The never seem that pleased

The future lies
The future lies (space)
The future lies
The future lies (space)
The future lies
The future lies (space travel)
The future lies (space travel)


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Spacetravel Lyrics as written by Gavin Rossdale

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    This song seems to be rioting underground against a communistic government, and saying that they will rule in the future.

    WeezerGuy3on July 11, 2002   Link
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    What a brilliant song! i think its about the future, space race, the moon landing and dirty governments.

    Monkeywrench74on March 13, 2006   Link
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    this song rocks!

    ashley007on July 04, 2002   Link
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    It sounds like the kind of song System of a Down would sing, based on the lyrics.

    Quickstepon May 20, 2006   Link
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    This is one of my favorite bush songs...though there is a long list of those...

    anywayz, how can you beat rhyming "stroll the gravel" with "silver tassels"?

    gmazcaon July 07, 2006   Link
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    "how can you beat rhyming "stroll the gravel" with "silver tassels"?"

    amen.

    WendyPopson March 29, 2008   Link

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