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Quite possibly the most beautiful song about adultery ever...
12/03/2008 11:37 p.m.
i held you like a lover
and your elbow in the appropriate place
and we ignored our others' happy plans
for that delicate look upon your face
our bodies moved and hardened
hurting parts of your garden
with no room for a pardon
in a place where no one knows what we have done
do you come
together ever with him?
is he dark enough
enough to see your light?
do you brush your teeth before you kiss?
do you miss my smell?
is he bold enough to take you on?
do you feel like you belong?
does he drive you wild?
or just mildly free?
what about me?
you held me like a lover
and my foot in the appropriate place
we used cushions to cover happy glands
and the mild issue of our disgrace.
Our minds pressed and guarded
while our flesh disregarded
the lack of space for the light-hearted
in the boom that beats our drum
and i know i make you cry
i know sometimes you wanna die
but do you really feel alive without me?
if so be free
if not, leave him for me
before one of us has
for we are in l-...
-Damien Rice. Haven't Heard it? Hear it. Go.
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