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Raven (Main Song Page)
1995
8.18
8.20
2000
6.20
6.22
6.23
6.27
7.13
8.25
8.27
8.31
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6/20/2000 alternate lyrics

rise and reason you give
too much is not enough
eat what you see leave bone
for someone else to cook
romance calls you to tea yeah
sip it like you’re typical
my love is what you make of it
brothers and sisters
it’s not enough

not enough

talk call
talking of leaving don’t worry
would you give it light
oh calling lazy
would you lie there today
man no raven to see yeah
flies the blackest wings
what you give when you get nothing
is everything you can give

call then tossed away
relight your morning
candles make your way
all wise men today
grief knows no better thing

oh man leave here
weigh yourself to roll down, down, down
older worries
wear the girl to get found, found, found
all man worry
of all those things you've got
dreamed, dreamed, dreamed
oh man lay this
have to say it’s
nothing more than my point of view

swallowed and cold in night
warm me by your fire
oh sweet dews drink tonight
take me while i’m out
no no raven to see here
it imitates beauty well
black bird from a dark heaven
oh won’t you drink to live a lie

oh come tossed away
reap what you know
you know there’s me to drink
oh what came of grace
roll the money and the rain

oh don't worry
won't be enough to row, row, row
made the way here
i have the both to love round and round and round
that love ride was the greatest thing you
moments in the morning
have to say there’s nothing great
that you wouldn’t do

oh great i do
what ya got in mind
all of the reasons
what ya got live in your head
we know all this through radio
on the corner babe
what you give when saying grace is wrong
won't you keep a living lie

fall then tossed away
read all you have but more lie in dreams
all i know is agree
reap on to witness

man i worry
what about around, around
and so evident the grace made
would not be them alive
oh yeah yeah ah
passion is the fates of all
the fates of wrong
i may be wrong
oh words you have to say your wildest
oh man he wasn't through
Raven
main lyrics
[Busted Stuff version]

What you got what you got in your hand? a father said to son
I got the whole world here Daddy between my fingers and my thumb
Well you take care of it please—it's the only one
Well it would take me a lifetime old man to undo what you've done
Oh come on now boy thing—what would Jesus do?
He shake his head like an angry mother
Smoke the boy and say I did what I could do
But you take care of it please
It's the only one you got
And it'd take ten lifetimes boy to undo what I've done
Boy shrugged walked away
The man stood and watched as he was leaving
Boy just walked away
The man stood alone thinking
One hand is bleeding and the other hand holds a gun
While everything is open everything is shut down, down, down
Begin to ending is really
Just a go round and round and round
As I stand here—the ground beneath is nothing more than one point of view
What you got what you got in your hand?
Your secret's safe with me
Well I found the truth friend
Let me whisper in your ear
Take good care of it please
It's the only one there is
Can I twist it please can I give it just a little twist
One hand is open and the other hand holds the gun
Everything is open
Now is everything coming down, down, down
No one is hoping, even if you know
You never know it all
Nothing more than my point of view
Boy shrugged walked away
The man stood and watched as he was leaving
The man stood there twisting

[2000 Studio Session version]

Rise and graze on this
the future is a mess
oh, will you take this thing
from us we give it in
no longer yet, oh oh no
won't you got your thing
I cheer then hesitate from
one other thing

One other thing
count out the radiant life
won't you give in now
out of the reasons
let a light is rushed

Stone and gate is lay
won't you got your lips
live up to your dreams and give
wondering you're over there

Dark then tossed away
breach all yourself
on love is a gaze
gone then tossed away
read the best you can and in

Oh I'll lay here
don't give up till you're down, down, down
they don't kneel
heaven's all underground
can we leave all
the lord knows it's all dark
rain is it you see this
I have to say it's nothing more than
my point of view

This pride reigns for a girl
she slides across the floor
looks good as an angel
how much I want some more

She's all needed to me
best thing I can come
what's all been played with me
the sweetest one of all
yeah the sweetest one of all

Come on raven give it up
won't you get it the light up
knowledge waiting
here like a dead log
when I say this I mean all
won't you go with your head
live life till you don't need any
but don't give up a bit

Fall then tossed away
oh, don't you give up
just a little stray
gone, then tossed away
read, God is on the page

Pray on word
have you say you get down, down, down
oh, we leave here
we need more love round, and round, and round
oh won't let it go on, oh man cower down be down
here no worry, to rest they say nothing more than I wouldn't do

Can't leave us alone to die, no
would you give your love
light up a way aha
if you like to live it down on it
won't let you down here
would you get you're locked up
we have to raise it up, to spread around the place

God got locked away
no, don't place any time
we walk away
then rise up your wings
read way out of the watch

Growing lady
oh the one gone round, and round, and round
lay down near you
but who be down no no down there
pray that we don't, we don't, we don't
who would leave this
I have to say it's nothing more than
my point of view
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