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Gang of Youths – in the wake of your leave Lyrics

Gang of Youths – in the wake of your leave Lyrics

  in the wake of your leave Lyrics by Gang of Youths   So as you canyoneered from our world upwards And the angels took their place I was the loser at your funeral No emotion conveyed It was drawn out in vain And the idiot I am just figured In the wake of your […]

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Gang of Youths – the angel of 8th ave. Lyrics

Gang of Youths – the angel of 8th ave. Lyrics

  the angel of 8th ave. Lyrics by Gang of Youths   So we got straight to the heart And I was a coward and worse to my shame And fell hard upon the weightless weeks And wasted every day Till you emerged in the park Like some patron of Washington Square For the first […]

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Gang of Youths – unison Lyrics

Gang of Youths – unison Lyrics

  unison Lyrics by Gang of Youths   You’re a long damn way from North Carolina now What a goddamn victory, I guess Swimming it up like assholes at Sina Lei The way my ancestors did But if they find me face down and dead in the chuck Least they’d know that I loved you […]

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Gang of Youths – tend the garden Lyrics

Gang of Youths – tend the garden Lyrics

  tend the garden Lyrics by Gang of Youths   I was young, it was the 60’s you see I never wanted to be the chief of anything So it was singing in the church for me Behind the organ was as close as I’d ever be There was a woman that I knew before […]

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Gang of Youths – the man himself Lyrics

Gang of Youths – the man himself Lyrics

  the man himself Lyrics by Gang of Youths   The days, the weeks, and the years rolled on by All the unending pavement and beauty in the architecture of a two-bed That I can scarcely see You see There was angels in the ornaments in underneath you And they’re hummin’ away, hummin’ away till […]

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