GORD DOWNIE - WILLOW LOGIC

GORD DOWNIE - WILLOW LOGIC
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Ihaveasecret
Tellmeno
Please,tellmeno
Putitoutofyourmind,please
IfIputitoutofmymind
Thenwillyoutellme?

(Shewasalwayslikethat
Andevenasakid,secretandapologetic
Quietlikeadeer
Movingbetweenthesunshineanduncertainty)

Heyellsatherupuntilshegoespale
Thenresumeshisjobasapainter
Paintingallthefirehydrantsyellow
Withinacertainframework

(Andshewouldn'talwaysfeelsogoodallthetime
Butoverthecourseofthedayshe'dforget
Thedancerinherrunamok,she'dforget
Andfromtheforestedgehe'dcome)

Returninghome'snottobeconstrued
Asanythingresemblingatendermood
Stayinmyorbitthoughit'slacking
Certainlatitude

(Butthenitgoeslate,thebeen,are
Goingofanotherdayisbobbledandcaught
Andshesaysnicethingstogotosleep
LikeCharlesComfortandMimicoCreek)

Thenocturnalshhofthesaboteurwhispering
"There'snothingcounterfeitaboutthesummer"
Ittookbigwavesofdiscipline
Tolearntheypumpthebirdsongin

(Shewasalwayslikethatandlikenow
Watchingtheswallowsgobbletonight'scomplementofblood-suckers
ThankChristshe'stryingtobesilent
Whencatchingabuginmid-flightmightbeeasier)

Ihaveasecret
Tellmeno
Please,tellmeno
Putitoutofyourmind,please
IfIputitoutofmymind
Thenwillyoutellme?

(Shewasalwayslikethat
Shewasalwayslikethat)