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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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9/13/2000 alternate lyrics

try and scream
coming up at you
aside from me i won't ask
what's been happening
no no i'll just watch
a passing stander-by
but no i would not do
i would not hurt a fly

not till day i die

oh this graceful ground
won't you give your hand
lie this razor
won't you go light again
same old game i do
is climbing up the wall
of this so deep inner scream
is slipping down the hall

bought then tossed away
reap all you have
and make your getaway
bought then tossed away
read the minutes turn into days
oh oh lady another seasons have clouded you
you climb on up this ladder
it's a good thing that you can do you know
but all the things you promised
and all you do is you try to lie to lie
oh oh lady i have to say
it's nothing more than my point of view

rust will rise and then
we'll see who's left to stand
can the waters clear the shore's health
we'll count the drowning ones
so far faith is so bleak
what's the good of this
remember don't trust those above
and cup hands to those who live

hand to those praise

oh the gravest grey
trouble is the fear
this space between you and me
the wingless dreams we feel
oh no weight into gold
they fall on deaf ears
oh man is a cat's supper
but he's the one we pick

bought then tossed away
oh the rich'll get your heaven's space someday
oh then tossed away
oh he'll win so who's the say
oh oh wait here
his mother seem's so proud of him
he's walking on so tall
and let the corpses lie but i'm here to read to read
but when you see how he swings
from all the right stars, stars, stars
but won't lay here
what price is there to go out of his heart
it's my point of view

oh oh rich boy
he get the pretty girl
oh the rich girl you know
well she could own the world
oh no all this grown
your temporary stay
don't worry about the mother while
when the chickens have lost their way

bought then tossed away
reap all we do our best to keep ahead
walk then tossed away
oh a heart's a precious thing
oh no love yeah oh love
you got it all wrong you got it all wrong you got
our time is short
but make the bucks while you can
oh the idea to throw at you
is to make your dreams where you live you live
i forgot about your coffin dear
constructed world into light to printing it point of view
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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