"PIERRE"

by George Sand

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11:54
I DON'T KNOW BUT I'VE BEEN TOLD MYSTERY OF ISABEL AND ALSO WHEN IN A WELL IT'S TOO DARK TO REALLY TELL WHO'S A FRIEND AND WHO DRAWS NEAR MANY VISIONS WILL APPEAR I ONLY SAW YOUR HEART FLOATING THERE JUST LIKE ONE STAR STONE OR SHELL FROM HEAVEN FELL YELLOW AND GREEN ARE BLUE RAIN MAKES THE PAVEMENT NEW BIRDS IN THE TREES MAKE THEIR HOME WITH BRIGHT STRINGS COLORED RED, YELLOW, EMERALD, ROSE HUE CITY STREETS NO LONGER SLEEP THEY TURN THEIR EYES TO YOU THEY WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOU'LL DO YOU ENTER THE ROOM UNFORSEEN BY THE DREAM DOFF YOU CAP IN THE GLEAM OF THE LIGHT MAUDLIN TUNE AND SOON THERE YOU ARE IN MY ARMS SUNLIGHT LEAPT ON PALM FRONDS POSTCARDS ON THE WHITE WALLS PAINTBRUSH TEACUP KEYBOARD FOOTSTEPS OUT IN THE HALLS FOG ROLL IN AT NIGHT BRING VOICES FROM SHORE THE REFLECTED FLAME TELLS US POSSIBLY MORE MIRROR IN MIRROR GREEN LAMPLIGHT AT SEA I ONCE DREAMT A BLACK DOG IN SHINING LIGHT TIL I SAW YOU MOONLIGHT ON WATER WHEN YOU'RE LIVING IN NEW YORK KINDNESS WILL FIND YOU THROUGH YOUR WORK WHEN YOU'RE LIVING IN NEW YORK I KNOW HOW IT GLOWS I HAVE SEEN IT ON YOUR CLOTHES AND WHEN SUMMER ENDS BIRDSONG BEGINS TO SLOW THEY ARE LEAVING YOUNG GIRL ROWS ROCKY SHOALS UNDERTOW GIVES WAY LIVING ON A LAKE MANHATTAN GUEST FLASHING LIGHT LAST CARESS I AM THINKING OF YOU
2.
09:29
WHEN I WAS YOUNG NOTHING OF YOU DID I KNOW NOW I'M STILL YOUNG AND I LOVE YOU SO SING TO THE BATS AND CALL TO MY EWES WALKING ALONG FROZEN TUNDRA WATER UNDER ROCK RED CLOUDS THE SUN IS BLOCKED I KNOW I AM LOST TIE THE JEWEL TO YOUR JACKET TELL DEAR FRANKLIN YOU KEPT HIS LOCKET HIDE IN YOUR BED TIL THEY'RE ALL ASLEEP CREEP TO THE DRAWER IT'S YOURS TO KEEP IN MORNING LIGHT THEY'LL FIND YOU OUT BUT YOU'LL BE FAR AWAY FROM FRANKLIN DEAR SAD TO SAY SO FAR AWAY FROM FRANKLIN DEAR IN EVERY HEART THERE GROWS A ROSE DON'T YOU KNOW YOU NEVER KNOW O DON'T YOU KNOW THAT YOU NEVER KNOW O DON'T YOU KNOW YOU NEVER KNOW OPEN WINDOW BLINDS CLOSED O DON'T YOU KNOW THAT YOU NEVER KNOW O DON'T YOU KNOW YOU NEVER KNOW SHE WAS A SOLDIER SHE WALKED THE LINE SHE WAS SO KIND SHE WAS FROZEN IN TIME AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS WHAT SHE LEFT BEHIND AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS AND NOONE REALLY KNOWS WHAT SHE LEFT BEHIND ONLY I KNOW AND IT SLIPPED MY MIND SO UNKIND I WAS BLIND HIT REWIND TELL ME WHERE TO SIGN
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03:36
THERE WAS A PLACE CALLED HELL YELLOW AND BLACK THOSE SEE YA UNDER THE BRIDGE TIMES I HAD A DREAM THAT YOU WERE IN THE NAVY YOU WERE THE FIRST TO SAVE A LADY FROM A WAVE TO THE HEART SUNLIGHT ON THE HUDSON YOU'RE DRESSED ALL IN WHITE I SEE YOU ON THE DECK SALUTING HELLO WITH THE OTHER LADY SAILORS WHEN I FIRST SAW YOU YOU HAD ON A BLUE DRESS YOU LOOKED SO NICE RIDING RIDING ON YOUR BIKE THERE WAS A PLACE CALLED HELL YELLOW AND BLACK THOSE SEE YA UNDER THE BRIDGE TIMES WHEN I FIRST SAW YOU YOU HAD ON A BLUE DRESS YOU LOOKED SO NICE RIDING ON YOUR BIKE BLUE DRESS WHITE LIGHT YELLOW FLOWER BROWN EYES YEAH
4.
05:09
IT'S SO EASY AMY LIVING IN NEW YORK YOUR THOUGHTS ARE YOUR FRIENDS WHEN YOU'RE TIRED FROM WORK YOU HAVE TO PAY THE FARE YOU SAY NOBODY CARES BUT THERE ARE THOSE THAT DO SHE ASKED ME ABOUT YOU YOU SAW THE SUN ON HUDSON AGAIN FACES PAINTED GREEN BY WINDOW OF TRAIN ONCE THERE WAS A TIME WHEN MOSES HELPED A SLAVE HE GOT SOME FREEDOM BY BEING SO BRAVE UNLIKE MANY CAN HE TRIED TO MAKE AMENDS TO KEEP PEOPLE ALIVE AND TO HELP OUT HIS TRIBE ONE TIME HE HEARD A VOICE HE HEARD THAT VOICE AGAIN AND WHEN HE HEARD IT THRICE IT SPOKE THROUGH A FLAME ONE TIME I SAW YOU WHISPER HELLO ACROSS A CROWDED ROOM TO ONE YOU DID NOT KNOW DANIEL DERONDA GWENDOLYN IN GREEN DRESS THE NIGHT OF THE NECKLACE SHE NEVER WAS THE SAME SHE CAUGHT THE MORNING TRAIN HE THOUGHT HE WAS TO BLAME OFTEN DAN WOULD THINK BACK ON GWEN AGAIN
5.
09:44
ONCE FELL ASLEEP SHADE PECAN TREE SHE SPOKE TO ME AND WHEN AWAKE WALK TO A LAKE THERE SEE A SNAKE I THOUGHT THAT THE SNAKE WAS ME YOU LAKE I WAS BLIND I COULD NOT SEE YOU'RE TREE THE SNAKE WILL HANG FROM THE TREE THE LAKE WILL REFLECT THE LEAVES THE TREE OBSCURES WHAT IS SEEN THIS IS MY PROPHECY FOR YOU I FIRST SAW YOU ONE OF THESE DAYS YOU WERE A CAVE AEGEAN SEA YOU THEN ASKED ME WHAT THEN IS ME BLIND BAT WHO CAN'T SEE GOD CAME TO GIDEON ROBED IN SHADE AND SPOKE SO SOFTLY TO GO ON RAID LOOK TO THE WHEAT FLOOR YOU'LL KNOW OKAY GIDEON SAID I DON'T KNOW MORNING TRAIN LEAVES YOU BEHIND EUSTACIA VYE ON YOUR MIND YOU'RE SINGING CRUEL TO BE KIND IN WAKING DREAMS WE MAY FIND LOVE HAS NO SEED AND NO RIND THIS IS MY PROPHECY FOR YOU WHEN IN GREAT DEMAND YOU PLAYED YOUR HAND AND LOST YOUR MAN NOW I'M ON YOUR TRAIL IN LINE LIKE QUAIL SALE SLIMY TRAIL OF SNAIL MOBS HAVE NO REMORSE THEY CAN'T BE FORCED TO GIVE UP TORCH BUT IF WE'RE JUST FANS WE HAVE NO PLAN AND CAN DISBAND I FOUND YOU I LOST YOU 1ST AVENUE YOU FELT SO WARM IN THE BAR LIGHT SUNLIGHT IN YOUR HAIR YOUR BIG BLUE ROOM WITH THE BLONDE BIRCH FLOOR I STRETCHED OUT AND RETURNED YOUR STARE I FOUND YOU I LOST YOU MY BRIGHT LESSONS WHEN IN GREAT DEMAND YOU PLAYED YOUR HAND AND LOST YOUR MAN NOW I'M ON YOUR TRAIL IN LINE LIKE QUAIL SALE SLIMY TRAIL OF SNAL I FOUND YOU I LOST YOU MY BRIGHT LESSONS

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released October 8, 2013

JAY PLUCK
CANDACE THOMPSON
KELLY KELIHER
MICHAEL DUREK
TYLER EVANS

RECORDED & MIXED BY STEVE SILVERSTEIN

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