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Raven (Main Song Page)
9/2/2000 alternate lyrics

walls inside
why must you compare
oh hatred works sometimes
as long as you're not there
so much for being free
to choose what you would like
just be as free as we want you to
and then you'll be alright

cause then you'll be alright

how the player screams out
she sells herself for gold
out on the street yeah
won't you keep the light on
when you want to breed
then why not do some more
fat man bought himself love
where else could he go

bought then tossed away
see no crime is here between no one but you
bought all her mother's words
she needs more than love from you

on her way now
tell me what she did wrong, wrong
nothing that declares love
as she stares at out this for so long
and no man leave her heaven
she got no heaven but gives and gives and gives
why would wave all she see me blow and
still tries hard to be lovely too

think a minute what you mean sir
what she does is bad
no blood was spilled oh i assure you
a good time it was had
lonely man on his knees
he's looking for love
she got what he wants
and for the right price
he can get it all

blood and it be got

lonely man also come on
service me for up to a week
for fifty dollars
oh you can get the best of me
oh no you silly girl
there's much more you can give
but wait for what what do i have a chance
in the world as ugly as this

bought then tossed away
oh her beauty's been betrayed by ugliness
lay down give it away
oh your innocense teases

on her way God
oh he pencil her down, down, down
oh be this changed but always
harbor many round, around, around
oh oh leave here
i haven't got this rain this rain
oh this pretty baby's here and half the things
that she came to do i got want your room

oh sugar sweet i love
he look it at his self
love raven
she fakes it very good
lay me all to relief ah
blood has not been spilled
what guilt for a little bit of sugar
stolen from her youth

bought then tossed away
she's much better than she's been given a chance to make
oh life love it breaks
to just a girl lost in disgrace

oh oh leave it
her mourning's on the ground, around
for those that don't lose this thing
and put her half hand around around
why did you why did you
why did you why did you
want me for a day alone, alone
the mourning in the kingdom which
princess lost and the mud
is all that she wants to rule
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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