chicken / blood in the water / boxcar

from by Thy Courage Quail

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Paying supporters also get unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app.

      name your price

     

lyrics

I went silent in my anger
like a rotted - out canoe
that offends not by the doing
but by what it fails to do
can't support the passenger
who keeps on right on passing by
like a plane that cannot land
because the landing strip's on fire

and I do not know this city
so it should not bear the blame
but I suspect it might be killing me
the longer that I stay
and it's delicious to admit this
what a worm this sisyphus is
like the dishes served to fishes
in a lake swollen with rain

ah, me
how did I come to be
in the deep end
I fail to see
how years of grasping thorns
has yet to harden these hands
and so I bleed...

--> [crunchy]

credits

from goblin's gate, track released April 6, 2010

tags

license

about

Thy Courage Quail Maine

see also THORN & SHOUT

contact / help

Contact Thy Courage Quail

Streaming and
Download help